AV Lead Editor-Videographer

  • PETA
  • Norfolk, VA, USA
  • Mar 09, 2023
Full time Non-Profit

Job Description

Position Objective: 

Create exciting, cutting-edge audio-visual productions aimed at promoting animal rights for the PETA Foundation and its supported organizations

Primary Responsibilities and Duties:

• In consultation with the PETA Foundation and its supported organizations and in verified compliance with the objectives, standards, and requirements communicated by them:

     o Create exciting, cutting-edge videos based on requests from the PETA Foundation and its supported organizations

     o Design, direct, and conduct video, audio, and photo shoots

     o Create effects, titles, and other motion graphics

     o Conceptualize and develop original content for audio-visual projects

     o Work closely with the director, manager, and any other staff at the PETA Foundation and its supported organizations on creative aspects throughout production of audio-visual projects

     o Take responsibility for the quality control of videos

     o Archive and upload raw and master files within the A/V database and server, and assemble legal breakdowns for edits

• Perform maintenance and research on audio-visual equipment and supplies to ensure department equipment is up to performance standards, and communicate issues and/or purchase needs in a timely manner

• Assist with the training processes of A/V staff

• Abide by any legal guidelines regarding video production from start to completion

• Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor



• Minimum of five years of relevant experience

• Extensive editing experience, including but not limited to experience with Adobe Creative Cloud

• Extensive experience with industrial-grade audio-visual equipment

• Sophisticated understanding of and appreciation for the creative process 

• Proven effective leadership skills 

• Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail

• Proven ability to deal professionally with staff members and the public

• Proven ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously

• Proven ability to work under tight deadlines in a professional manner

• Demonstrated ability to maintain strict confidentiality at all times

• Ability to lift and carry up to 30 lbs.

• Must be at least 21 years of age and have a valid U.S. driver's license, a minimum of three years of driving experience, and a satisfactory driving record

• Willingness and ability to travel

• This position requires proof of the COVID-19 full vaccination

• Commitment to the objectives of the organization