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Assistant Editors provide support during the editing process. The work of an Assistant Editor involves preventing interruptions, handling paperwork, planning sound effects, using editing software to process unedited footage, providing feedback to Editors, fixing technical issues, and organizing extra footage. Maintaining knowledge about the latest innovations is crucial. Requirements that most Assistant Editor resume samples meet are editing software expertise, effective communication, creativity, teamwork, and time management. Eligible example resumes make display of an Associate's Degree in film or television.

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1

Series Assistant Editor

Lead Series Assistant Editor for the HGTV series Vacation House for Free Seasons 1 and 2.

  • Rough cut scenes for editors to finalize. Composed Act Breaks and Returns, as well as short forms and web tosses.
  • Facilitated online preparations and transfer of project elements for final mastering and network delivery.
  • Trained Junior Assistant Editors and delegated tasks in order to maintain a fast paced, demanding schedule.
  • Implemented and maintained an extensive Avid project with 26 episodes, music library and GFX.
  • Coordinated footage delivery with field production crew and standardized shooting, ingesting and post processing of media.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Communications
2

Assistant Editor

Researched, gathered, organized and summarized data for eight teams to analysis audience rating.

  • Designed and created documents using Excel or Access to import and export economic data.
  • Scheduled meetings with different department staffs.
  • Arranged for three festival events for China Nation Ratio.
  • Maintained and purchased needs for the Economic department.
Candidate Info
5
months in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
MS
Economics
3

Assistant Editor

Edited, copyedited, and proofread manuscripts for video journals, covering various subjects under Science Education including Biology, Clinical Skills, Earth Science, Physics, and more

  • Prioritized projects and streamlined the submission process through use of Editorial Manager
  • Executed substantive changes to format and organization of content within manuscripts
  • Contacted and collaborated directly with authors, senior editors, and production department
  • Researched new areas to potentially expand the subject range of Science Education videos
  • Created a unique style guide and spreadsheet for Science Education manuscripts and projects
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
BFA
Fiction Writing
4

Assistant Editor - Digitalmarketer.com

Administered catalog of online marketing courses for paid membership base

  • Reviewed existing course catalog for upgrade and consolidation in conjunction with site re-launch
  • Established and maintained content development schedule with Managing Editor
  • Coordinated ongoing course development with subject matter experts
  • Edited internal and external blog contributions for quality and brand consistency
  • Developed customized resources to enhance contributor content
  • Adapted Apple Newsstand publishing experience into a 7 module, multiple hour course covering everything from initial market research to ongoing production
  • Produced over 2 hours of instructional videos for iOS and 3rd party platform development, as well as multiple app analytics solutions
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BA
Communications
5

Features Editor/assistant Editor

Managed all coverage of arts, culture and lifestyle stories/trends

  • Assigned and edited stories for publication three times per week
  • Wrote headlines and cutlines for all stories
  • Chose art and illustrations to accompany story packages
  • Served as the assistant editor of Newburyport Magazine and developed story ideas in addition to writing one story per issue (quarterly)
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Communication
MA
Journalism
6

Assistant Editor/production Assistant

A multimedia design and production company creating unique media experiences for environments, theaters, events

  • Developed and created video content and multimedia design for The Center for Civil and Human Rights in Atlanta (June 2011 to June 2013)
  • Edited multi-channel video projections for two major exhibits
  • Assisted senior editor with logging, encoding, and organizing footage
  • Selected and cataloged audiovisual material from archives and stock houses
  • Performed archival research digitally and in person in Atlanta and New York
  • Aided producer with the writing of exhibit treatments
  • Wrote exhibit button text, managed the continual development of audio
  • Licensed media from various archives and stock houses and managed the project's assist lists
  • Provided organizational/production support during documentary video shoots
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Film, Cinema Studies, Literature
7

Assistant Editor

Worked on Season 2 of the Showtime series Inside Comedy with David Steinberg

  • Collaborated with copyright owners to license archival video, photos & music for the show
  • Maintained archival spreadsheets & managed the archival budget
  • Managed editorial timelines in Final Cut Pro to maintain updated cuts & punch-in new media as needed
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BA
Cinema-television
Music Supervision For Film And Television
8

Assistant Editor

  • Wrote and edited more than 10 articles per week for online and print
  • Assisted in layout and design for print magazines
  • Uploaded more than 10 articles per week online
  • Managed social media and warrior.scout.com on a daily basis
  • Developed and implemented online strategies to increase readership
  • Acquired and reviewed more than 20 articles on a weekly basis
  • Monitored daily newsfeeds to identify most relevant information to utilize
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
English And Communications
9

Assistant Editor

  • Wrote, edited, and produced web content for the continuing education program at [company name]
  • Wrote and edited internal communications for faculty and staff.
  • Transformed a print version of the faculty handbook into a searchable web document.
  • Wrote, researched, and edited a profile for the Alumni Bulletin.
  • Created and maintained a searchable database of faculty bios.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
History
MS
Journalism
Creative Writing
10

Assistant Editor

Promoted to assistant editor during first year of employment, completing up to a week's worth of editions as acting editor

  • Researched and wrote stories on various town events and issues on a daily basis
  • Drafted, paginated and edited pages for publishing
  • Updated website including stories, photos and videos
  • Created multi-media story packages
  • Resolved reader complaints
Candidate Info
34
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Political Science
Law, Plus Program
International Law And Organizations

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