Freelance Video Editor Resume Samples

A Freelance Video Editor is an independent and self-employed video editing expert, who undertakes the task of editing and assembling quality contents for broadcasting. Typical duties listed on the Freelance Video Editor Resume include the following – watching video images, using editing software, capturing studio-quality photographs and video; managing and overseeing the technical aspects of editing and video recording; deciding which part or parts need to be cut and added from the final product and discussing project requirements with clients.

The resume should showcase qualifications such as – technical skills, good vision, knowledge of editing software, creative flair; great interpersonal and communication skills, proficiency in Final Cut Pro and Adobe After Effects; and strong knowledge and understanding of motion graphics. Though formal education is not mandatory, freelancers tend to portray in their resumes a degree in video editing, or Cinematography or Computers.

Freelance Video Editor Resume example

Freelance Video Editor Resume

Summary : An accomplished San Francisco-based producer, director, and visual storyteller who excels in creating impactful and successful video projects. Expert problem solver, team leader, video strategist, and collaborator.

Skills : Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, Avid, After Effects, Photoshop.

Description :

    1. Developed and edited client testimonial videos.
    2. Edited everything from feature films, short films, documentaries, fashion videos, beauty videos, food/fitness videos, corporate videos, web series.
    3. Edited BMX related content for using Final Cut Pro 7.
    4. Organized project footage and arranged shot selections into sequences.
    5. Filmed and Edited theater productions for cast educational purposes.
    6. Created and maintained video and audio record archive for all productions from June onward.
    7. Edited video for clients such as IBM as well as for the films' website.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BA In Photography


Sr. Freelance Video Editor Resume

Objective : Passionate and creative video editor with experience in video production for advertisements, television, and short films. Meticulously attentive to marketing strategies, tone, and overall messages conveyed through both video and audio details. Proven to handle multiple projects simultaneously with professionalism and a positive attitude.

Skills : Video Editing, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Edited short Films.
    2. Edited and created show structures for web-based series.
    3. Selected the most effective shots of a scene for drama and story relevance.
    4. Mixed down material consisting of raw camera footage, dialogue, sound effects, graphics and special effects.
    5. Input and synchronized sound.
    6. Corrected faulty footage, including grading/coloring.
    7. Stored media files.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts In Mass Communication


Jr. Freelance Video Editor Resume

Summary : Technical Skills/Equipment Ten years of expertise utilizing various software programs, including: Final Cut Pro HD, Adobe Functions, After Effects, Maya, Dreamweaver, and MS Office Proficient in the following photography/video equipment: Canon 35MM, Chyron Lyric 204 software, VM609HR Preview Monitors, Tektronix Waveform Scales, G30 Cameras, Jibb Baby Boom cameras, Autoscript TFT12HB-D Portable Studio Cameras, 80 to 300ft cables, Microtime T-120 Time-Base Correctors, DXE 327 TV cameras, and more.

Skills : Adobe Premiere Pro, Canon Rebel T5i DSLR.

Description :

    1. Assembled the Master/ final edit of the each project.
    2. Produced scripts and storyboards based off footage and assets.
    3. Completed two feature films last year, which was a big deal.
    4. Took footage shot during wedding ceremony and do a same day highlight video that was to be shown during the reception.
    5. Assisted with setting up equipment for Wedding videography at each event.
    6. Created a highlight-style video using all of the footage shot during the wedding day within 4-5 hours to be shown during a set time at the wedding reception.
    7. Digested all footage shot and organizing them based on footage.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Visual Arts

Jr. Freelance Video Editor Resume

Objective : Freelance video editor with 15+ years of experience. Creative skills to fulfill and enhance a producer's vision. Highly effective in a fast paced, high-pressure environment. Technical skills include original content, digital and social media content, polishing/finishing, color correction, audio mixing, shared storage media networks.

Skills : Final Cut Pro, FCPX, Avid Media Composer, Premiere Pro, After Effects.

Description :

    1. Planned and performed video post-production tasks which includes reviewing footage, making editorial decisions, tape logging, rough cuts, audio adjustment, color correction, and final editing.
    2. Compressed video projects for output.
    3. Captured recorded video using software and encode media.
    4. Made video products available in a variety of formats including DVDs or streaming media files.
    5. Coordinated internal and external duplication services as required.
    6. Edited AutoNation car reviews, automotive detailing and maintenance videos for AOL/Autoblog and specials for AMMONYC.
    7. Edited video content remotely from Seattle.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science In Mass Communications

Asst. Freelance Video Editor Resume

Summary : A hardworking and dedicated video production professional with diverse expertise, encompassing quality/reliability, editing, equipment management, hardware/software upgrades, and technology research. Identifies issues and provides lasting solutions. An effective communicator with a proven ability to work well with all levels of an organization.

Skills : Final Cut Pro Editing, Team Leader, Graphic Design, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Edited and revised client videos.
    2. Edited video with an eye to increasing sales of featured items.
    3. Digitized and organized media for government contract clients.
    4. Served as a consultant on equipment needs and procurement.
    5. Responsible for transferring large amounts of audio and video from outdated mediums to DVD.
    6. Edited short films and music videos for contracted clients using software including Final Cut Pro and After Effects.
    7. Met and communicate with clients online through social media.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Fine Arts

Associate Freelance Video Editor Resume

Objective : As a Video Editor and Post Producer for over 8 years, have had the opportunity to work in Commercial campaigns and TV Spots for top name companies such as: Yellow Pages, Jose Cuervo, L'Oreal, Nestle and Barcel. Also participated in the creation of Music videos for popular Latin Pop artist such as Aleks Syntek, Alexander Acha, Danna Paola, OV7 and Gloria Trevi.

Skills : Mirosoft Office Suite, Final Cut Pro, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsft And Apple Operating Systems, Strong Oral And Written Communication, Public Speaking.

Description :

    1. Created a narrative using still images and video honoring the life of Christopher Monroe.
    2. Managed media files using Dropbox provided by clients.
    3. Performed all aspects of post-production including sound design/mix, graphical elements, and compression.
    4. Maintained a close working relationship with the client to provide a polished finished product.
    5. Designed graphics using Adobe Photoshop to enhance the product.
    6. Recorded, Cleaned, Corrected, Sync, and Encode Audio and Video.
    7. Released 3-5 videos a week, ten minutes long on average, short form voical comedy with text and image based edits.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Masters Of Fine Arts In Communications

Freelance Video Editor I Resume

Objective : 19 year old college student with strong interests in science, math, engineering, photography, and video editing. Healthy and able to perform physical tasks. Quick learner and very easy going. Very proficient with computers and software.

Skills : Adobe Suite, Autodesk Maya, Microsoft Suite, Logic Pro X, Dragonframe, ZBrush 4R6.

Description :

    1. Served as a consultant on equipment needs and procurement.
    2. Responsible for transferring large amounts of audio and video from outdated mediums to DVD.
    3. Responsible for compression, encoding, and the implementation of interactive features on the discs themselves.
    4. Organized vast quantities of material into well structured video presentation to be used for employee education.
    5. Advised employees on maintaining the new standard of material that had developed.
    6. Used graphical elements, keyframe animation and sound to convey information.
    7. Edited various projects for various clients such as short films, and music videos.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Freelance Video Editor II Resume

Summary : Highly motivated worker with a background in customer service. Intuitive ability to understand what customers are looking for in a product or project. Continually improving the quality of own work, always striving for professional excellence. Passionate about and dedicated to work which in turn motivates the people around to work as a cohesive team to achieve the highest quality product.

Skills : Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro.

Description :

    1. Captured and logged footage Cut content for use on web and internal projects.
    2. Captured/transferred as well as organize footage on drives server.
    3. Performed editing duties including initial & fnal edits - Place as well as create .
    4. Edited with archive and current day footage Color correct.
    5. Edited with many interviews to make a cohesive story.
    6. Edited videos of jewelry to match real-life appearance Report inconsistencies of imaging Appropriately associate videos with product.
    7. Edited 30+ 3-4 minute interviews.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BA In Studio Art

Freelance Video Editor I Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Freelance Video Editor with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Mirosoft Office Suite, Final Cut Pro, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsft And Apple Operating Systems, Strong Oral And Written Communication, Public Speaking.

Description :

    1. Edited and cut clips into a full length film edit.
    2. In charged of motion graphics, and music, color grading, fixing audio and exporting.
    3. Created motion graphic intro Trimmed film segments and reassemble in sequences that present stories with maximum .
    4. Edited new car feature videos Editing advertisements for small businesses Titling Color Correction Audio Sweetening Content Management.
    5. Created two music videos written by an employee of the library and performed by middle-school students to promote summer reading among teens.
    6. Independently filmed the library's History of Chocolate event and developed a video package through editing processes and accompanying graphics .
    7. Taught a group of 15 middle school students the basics of stop-animation.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Masters Of Fine Arts In Communications

Freelance Video Editor Resume

Summary : An accomplished San Francisco-based producer, director, and visual storyteller who excels in creating impactful and successful video projects. Expert problem solver, team leader, video strategist, and collaborator.

Skills : Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, Avid, After Effects, Photoshop.

Description :

    1. Edited Avid for various news bulletins & Current Affairs programs.
    2. Determined film sequences by cutting digital files and choosing usable parts.
    3. Organized registered voters to attend an engagement with the delegate.
    4. Edited videos and commercials for clients including Bernard Hodes Group, Mercy Hospital, and Shands Healthcare.
    5. Composited stock footage with stills in a manor reflecting the style of the show.
    6. Edited everything from feature films, short films, documentaries, fashion videos, beauty videos, food/fitness videos.
    7. Filmed and Edited theater productions for cast educational purposes.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BA In Cinema Arts, Emphasis In Editing

Freelance Video Editor/ Resume

Summary : I am a motion graphics designer and animator working remotely with companies across the globe. I have more that 7 years of experience and a critical eye for solid work. My design philosophy is pretty simple, I call it The 4 C's. This is the order any professional work I do should be made in. Clear: The work's concept is communicated clearly.

Skills : Strategic visual communication, corporate communication, social media, team building, video production, live-event production and direction, non-profit management, documentary research, and healthcare communication.

Description :

    1. Freelance video editor for 16 years on projects including feature films, short films, broadcast commercials, and promotional/industrial video projects.
    2. Creatively centered in strong storytelling sensibilities balanced with an eye for style.
    3. Technically minded with an ability to troubleshoot and possessing a firm understanding of broadcast standards and web distribution formats.
    4. Specific skills include: Avid, Premier Pro, Final Cut, Interplay, ISIS, After Effects, Color, Speedgrade, Photoshop.
    5. Feature Film Creative Nature - 90 minute documentary about glass artist William Morris.
    6. Premiered at the Seattle International Film Festival and was called  flat-out the best documentary study of a contemporary artist I've seen in three decades of SIFF. (William Arnold, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Friday, May 30, 2008) Commercial Most recent commercials include a series of 3 national and 6 local spots for the Tony award winning Broadway revival of South Pacific.
    7. Past work also includes broadcast and internet based ad work for the agencies Story Worldwide, Draft FCB, Serino Coyne and Harrison & Star.
    8. Corporate With the new ability of Corporations to interface with their consumers directly through the web, video has become an important branding opportunity.
    9. Work also includes trade shows, conventions, and internal/instructional videos.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BFA

Freelance Video Editor/ Resume

Objective : Passionate and creative video editor with experience in video production for advertisements, television, and short films. Meticulously attentive to marketing strategies, tone, and overall messages conveyed through both video and audio details. Proven to handle multiple projects simultaneously with professionalism and a positive attitude.

Skills : Video Editing, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Edited short Films.
    2. Edited and created show structures for web-based series.
    3. Selected the most effective shots of a scene for drama and story relevance.
    4. Mixed down material consisting of raw camera footage, dialogue, sound effects, graphics and special effects.
    5. Input and synchronized sound.
    6. Corrected faulty footage, including grading/coloring.
    7. Stored media files.
    8. Assembled the Master/ final edit of the each project.
    9. Occasional camera operator.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts In Mass Communication

Freelance Video Editor/ Resume

Objective : Technical Skills/Equipment Ten years of expertise utilizing various software programs, including: Final Cut Pro HD, Adobe Functions, After Effects, Maya, Dreamweaver, and MS Office Proficient in the following photography/video equipment: Canon 35MM, Chyron Lyric 204 software, VM609HR Preview Monitors, Tektronix Waveform Scales, G30 Cameras, Jibb Baby Boom cameras, Autoscript TFT12HB-D Portable Studio Cameras, 80 to 300ft cables, Microtime T-120 Time-Base Correctors, DXE 327 TV cameras, and more.

Skills : Adobe Premiere Pro, Canon Rebel T5i DSLR.

Description :

    1. -Take footage shot during wedding ceremony and do a same day highlight video that was to be shown during the reception.
    2. Proper video exporting, in order for the finished product to be readily viewable on the set deadline provided by the Wedding coordinator.
    3. Assist with setting up equipment for Wedding videography at each event.
    4. -Create a highlight-style video using all of the footage shot during the wedding day within 4-5 hours to be shown during a set time at the wedding reception.
    5. Digesting all footage shot and organizing them based on footage type (i.e.
    6. Groom,Bride, or Ceremony).
    7. Skills Used -Color correction -Video Editing using Adobe Premiere -Team work -Quick edit decisions to make the 5 hour deadline.
    8. Video Exporting -Sound Synching.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Visual Arts (Media)

Freelance Video Editor/ Resume

Objective : Freelance video editor with 15+ years of experience. Creative skills to fulfill and enhance a producer's vision. Highly effective in a fast paced, high-pressure environment. Technical skills include original content, digital and social media content, polishing/finishing, color correction, audio mixing, shared storage media networks.

Skills : Final Cut Pro, FCPX, Avid Media Composer, Premiere Pro, After Effects.

Description :

    1. Planned and performed video post-production tasks which includes reviewing footage, making editorial decisions, tape logging, rough cuts, audio adjustment, color correction, and final editing.
    2. Compressed video projects for output.
    3. Captured recorded video using software and encode media.
    4. Made video products available in a variety of formats including DVDs or streaming media files.
    5. Coordinated internal and external duplication services as required.
    6. Other responsibilities include coordinating with the Instructional Designers, writers and graphic artists to gather relevant images, sound bites, graphics, and other interactive elements to enhance stories and visuals.
    7. Digitized and organized media for government contract clients.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science In Mass Communications

Freelance Video Editor/ Resume

Summary : A hardworking and dedicated video production professional with diverse expertise, encompassing quality/reliability, editing, equipment management, hardware/software upgrades, and technology research. Identifies issues and provides lasting solutions. An effective communicator with a proven ability to work well with all levels of an organization.

Skills : Final Cut Pro Editing, Team Leader, Graphic Design, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. I'm an editor who works on narrative films, commercials and documentaries.
    2. I've worked on an independent feature film titled Document and a narrative short titled Lilith. I've also worked on student undergrad and graduate films from the University of Colorado Film School.
    3. Have worked on demo reels for actors.
    4. FCP 7 is the software I've had the most time using as it is my software of choice.
    5. Also have experience with FCPX and Avid Media Composer.
    6. I've also had on set experience being a PA, Camera Assist, Camera Operator, Second Camera Operator, Grip, Gaffer and more.
    7. Served as a consultant on equipment needs and procurement.
    8. Responsible for transferring large amounts of audio and video from outdated mediums to DVD.
    9. This involved not only the transfer of material but also compression, encoding, and the implementation of interactive features on the discs themselves.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Fine Arts, Bachelor Of Arts In Film Production, Film Critical Studies

Freelance Video Editor/ Resume

Objective : I grew up with film as sort of a family business. I grew up on set, in front of bright lights, and in darkened edit bays. I sat on my dad's knee as he edited through the night, hacking away at each scene until it was just what he wanted. I didn't know it yet, but that would become the foundation for my love of editing.

Skills : Video Production, Video Editing.

Description :

    1. Editing genre includes: 15, 30, 60 sec commercial spots / Web-clips / Internal Network.
    2. Develop and maintain relationships with a team of talented post-production editors and designers.
    3. Working in proper computer etiquette, eliminating confusion, minimizing mistakes, and increasing efficiency.
    4. Assist in improving client proofing workflow.
    5. Exporting proper codec based on size, display, or medium need.
    6. Practice audit process/workflow to ensure correct broadcast specifications.
    7. Served as Cameraman and editor for the daily news of the American Broadcast Estrella TV, channel 62 in Los Angeles California.
    8. Primary correspondent and Post producer for the nightly news in the World Cup South Africa 2010.
    9. Keynotes, Flash presentations and Editing of corporate videos and interviews for company conventions such as: Cadbury Adams, Mabe, Jose Cuervo 2010 and 2011.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Mechincal Engineering / Auto

Freelance Video Editor/ Resume

Objective : As a Video Editor and Post Producer for over 8 years, I have had the opportunity to work in Commercial campaigns and TV Spots for top name companies such as: Yellow Pages, Jose Cuervo, L'Oreal, Nestle and Barcel. Also participated in the creation of Music videos for popular Latin Pop artist such as Aleks Syntek, Alexander Acha, Danna Paola, OV7 and Gloria Trevi.

Skills : Mirosoft Office Suite, Final Cut Pro, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsft And Apple Operating Systems, Strong Oral And Written Communication, Public Speaking.

Description :

    1. Created a narrative using still images and video honoring the life of Christopher Monroe.
    2. Managed media files using Dropbox provided by clients.
    3. Performed all aspects of post-production including sound design/mix, graphical elements, and compression.
    4. Maintained a close working relationship with the client to provide a polished finished product.
    5. Designed graphics using Adobe Photoshop to enhance the product.
    6. Record, Clean, Correct, Sync, and Encode Audio and Video.
    7. Release 3-5 videos a week, ten minutes long on average, short form voical comedy with text and image based edits.
    8. Use Adobe Creative Suite to sync video and audio, cut content, create and utilize media.
    9. Use graphical elements, keyframe animation and sound to convey information.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Masters Of Fine Arts In Communications

Freelance Video Editor/ Resume

Objective : 19 year old college student with strong interests in science, math, engineering, photography, and video editing. Healthy and able to perform physical tasks. Quick learner and very easy going. Very proficient with computers and software.

Skills : Adobe Suite, Autodesk Maya, Microsoft Suite, Logic Pro X, Dragonframe, ZBrush 4R6.

Description :

    1. Served as a consultant on equipment needs and procurement.
    2. Responsible for transferring large amounts of audio and video from outdated mediums to DVD.
    3. This involved not only the transfer of material but also compression, encoding, and the implementation of interactive features on the discs themselves.
    4. Organized vast quantities of material into well structured video presentation to be used for employee education.
    5. Advised employees on maintaining the new standard of material that I had developed.
    6. I can shoot, direct, and edit all video in most formats.
    7. Usually sync clips to music, to match the mood of the story being told.
    8. Provide graphics when necessary.
    9. Skills Used Audio/Visual, Non-Linear editing software : Avid, Adobe Premiere Pro, FCP & Photoshop.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education

Freelance Video Editor/ Resume

Objective : Highly motivated worker with a background in customer service. Intuitive ability to understand what customers are looking for in a product or project. Continually improving the quality of my own work, always striving for professional excellence. Passionate about and dedicated to my work which in turn motivates the people around me to work as a cohesive team to achieve the highest quality product.

Skills : Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro.

Description :

    1. Editing new car feature videos Editing advertisements for small businesses Titling Color Correction Audio Sweetening Content Management.
    2. Creation, production and post-production of on-air promos & branding campaigns.
    3. Skills Used Avid Media Composer, Premiere Pro CC and Final Cut Pro, After Effects CC, Avid Unity, Avid Interplay, SpeedGradeCC, Color, Audition CC, .
    4. Reversioning - finishing editor for documentaries that have aired in the UK and Middle East and formatting them for American broadcast standards.
    5. Created two music videos written by an employee of the library and performed by middle-school students to promote summer reading among teens.
    6. Independently filmed the library's History of Chocolate event and developed a video package through editing processes and accompanying graphics .
    7. Taught a group of 15 middle school students the basics of stop-animation.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    2-5 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Junior
    Education
    Education
    BA In Studio Art