Creative Editor/Animator

Job Added: 30 August 2019
Applications Close: 14 October 2019
Level: Mid-Weight
Contract: Full Time
Based: London
Salary: Undisclosed
Website: head.com

We’re on the look-out for a highly dynamic and passionate Creative Editor/Animator to join our ever expanding studio in London to elevate the brand’s efforts in digital and social media marketing.

This is an excellent, unique career opportunity for a super talented Editor with 4+ years relevant industry experience, looking for a challenge to prove themselves in an environment that will aid and develop them to the next level. In our unique studio setup you will be encouraged to grow and develop your skills, as well as being given the opportunity to work on exciting briefs and see your work in the real world.

You should be bursting with ideas, a keen problem solver with a passion for digital creative and have an obsessive interest in sports and digital innovation.

Core Tasks:

  • Producing social content and adapts in a real time, nimble fashion
  • You will be expected to edit creative from short form social content and TVC to longer form 3-4 minute videos. These could be either live action or animation or a mix of both
  • Ingest rushes and organise file files as per the studio’s workflow
  • Be responsible for all live action assembly and offline edits
  • Work closely with the design team to help visualise and cut mood reels in order to help amplify and demonstrate their creative thinking
  • Show good skills in 2D animation and wider understanding of 3D workflows
  • Can grade to a high standard
  • You should be able to work quickly and efficiently
  • You will be supported in learning online editing practices
  • You will proactively show an interest in all projects in the studio and be expected to offer ideas/creative solutions with enthusiasm to visually take concepts to the next level.
  • You must be responsible for your own work, well organised and have experience in fast turnaround environments
  • Assist the wider Post team where required
  • We are looking for someone who takes initiative in offering new ideas, whilst working quickly, efficiently and autonomously.

Additional Possibilities:
We are ideally looking to recruit someone into this position who also has a thirst for creative problem solving, from contributions in brainstorms and workshops to assisting our creatives with proposals through to production.


  • Is passionate about sports and is keen to learn their craft
  • Well versed in exports for all moving image social content, ATL requirements and platforms
  • Can work quickly and efficiently, managing multiple projects at once
  • Understands edit workflows and can accurately provide time estimates
  • You must take great pride and responsibility in your work and what you do
  • You must be competent and aware of post-production processes
  • Have experience in short form video work. Social content familiarity would be advantageous
  • A proven ability to produce high quality digital and social content, to landing pages and influencer communications.
  • Faultless attention to detail
  • A strong passion in all things digital and social


  • An excellent knowledge of Photoshop Premier and DaVinci Resolve
  • A good knowledge of AFX
  • A basic understanding of Adobe Creative suite would be beneficial

Please apply with a cover letter, CV and a link to your personal reel explaining what you did and the role you played in the projects.

How to apply

E: [email protected] (please put the job title ‘Creative Editor’ in the subject line)