Video Editor Job in Kenya

 Job Title: Video Editor

Hiring Organization: The Chambers Federation
Location – Locality: Nairobi
Location – Region: Kenya
Industry: Investments
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: KES Competitive
Date Posted: 11/01/2023


We’re looking for a video editor with a passion for storytelling and a unique style. A person who can turn footage into consumer engaging content, and bring stories to life through motion and sound. A tech-savvy individual who can bring the magic of post-production to life with the latest editing software and techniques. A team player who can work efficiently under tight deadlines and can handle multiple projects at once. A storyteller who has a never-ending hunger to learn and grow, and can evoke emotions in viewers and leave a lasting impression. If you have a passion for video editing and a desire to create unforgettable content, we want you!

Key Responsibilities

Be part of the creative process in terms scripting, producing, directing and editing videos

Review footage and select the best shots to include in the final edit following a script, screenplay, or outline.

Assemble the selected footage into a cohesive and compelling story.

Input sound to enhance footage, which may include selecting music and writing voice-overs.

Add special effects and graphics to enhance the overall quality of the video.

Digitally splice film and video and synchronize them into one rough cut file.

Improve and correct lighting, coloring and faulty footage.

Collaborate with the visual content manager and the production team to ensure that the final product meets the desired creative vision and technical specifications.

Export and deliver final video content in various formats, such as HD, 4K, and social media.

Stay up-to-date with the latest video editing software and techniques to maintain a high level of creativity and professionalism.

Essential Skills & Attributes

Demonstrate video production capacity

Demonstrable video editing experience.

Demonstrable skills in various video editing software, such as Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, Adobe After effects, Adobe audition, Danvinci Resolve, among others.

General understanding of computers and digital equipment and knowledge of new and cutting-edge technology.

Knowledge on how to operate cameras and be familiar with camera equipment

Excellent storytelling skills and attention to detail.

Excellent time management and organizational skills.

Strong communication skills to effectively collaborate with team members

Ability to take and follow direction while also having a creative eye for improvements.

Training in multimedia and communications is helpful.

How to Apply

Please send your CV and cover letter to and include the position title you’re applying to as the email subject. Please note, there will be a Skills Assessment Test for this position.
We welcome applications from a diverse pool of candidates, including seasoned professionals, students, recent graduates, interns, and all persons with untapped potential and a passion for growth. Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.