Online Editor/Colourist

Online Editor/Colourist


Gusto Worldwide Media is the world’s leading producer of native 4k food content, available for both television and digital platforms. We are currently hiring an Online Editor/Colourist to join our busy Ottawa office, and bring online capabilities in-house.


Candidates have advanced knowledge of Avid Media Composer and DaVinci Resolve, and must be very detail-oriented.


Online Editor/Colourist Responsibilities:


·      Import offline sequences from Avid to DaVinci for colour correction

·      Perform colour correction using DaVinci software

·      Import and cut in graphics from other software packages

·      Check for correct spelling in titles, etc

·      Ensure that graphics are title-safe

·      Create credit sequences, including the addition of logos

·      Ensure the organization and cleanliness of all online Avid projects

·      Add closed captioning and described video files as needed

·      Create international versions as required

·      Create and distribute final screeners to Producers and Post-Production Manager for review and approval

·      Complete any notes and changes as requested

·      Create final exports as per with required specifications

·      Deliver final products to clients via hard drive, or FTP upload, or as specified

·      Create and maintain appropriate back-ups for all projects

·      Liaise with offline editors daily regarding completion of tasks

·      Maintain a clean and organized work station, including hard drives



Online Editor/Colourist Requirements:


·      Advanced experience with Avid Media Composer, including colour correction within the program

·      Advanced experience with DaVinci Resolve colour correction

·      Advanced knowledge of camera presets

·      Advanced knowledge of digital video codecs

·      Experience with video conversion tools and .mov and .mp4 wrappers

·      An understanding of audio bit depth

·      Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel

·      Knowledge of various FTP clients including Aspera

·      Strong problem solving and trouble-shooting skills

·      Strong attention to detail

·      Ability to maintain consistent standards across all projects

·      Clear communication and project management skills

·      Ability to work in high pressure situations with quick turn-arounds



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Additional Details

Category: Television
Gusto Worldwide Media
2191 Thurston Drive
Ottawa, ON, CA
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Tags: online, avid, davinci, colourist
Posted: Nov 15, 2017
Deadline: OPEN
Type: Full-time
Experience: Senior

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