MARKETING EDITOR
Description

Purpose: Will be responsible for crafting and shaping stories the Meow Wolf Marketing team tells through promotional videos, short-, and long-form content.

Location: WFH/ Remote friendly.

Compensation: This is an exempt position. The starting pay for this position is $72,100. Compensation will vary based on experience. 


Meow Wolf is a social impact art project that fuels a business, and a business that fuels a social impact art project. We create immersive and interactive experiences that transport audiences into fantastic realms of story and exploration. 


The Marketing Editor is an essential member of the Marketing Production team and will be one of Meow Wolf’s chief storytellers. You will spend your days working in partnership with the Director of Production, Producers, Marketing, and Exhibition Content team(s) to craft captivating, often subversive video that lures unwitting viewers into the Meow Wolf multiverse. 


As Marketing Editor, you will tap into your creative problem-solving skills to balance marketing needs with developing entertaining and fun-to-watch video content on traditional media, event spaces, and social media platforms. You will be involved with the entire post-production process not limited to the design, edit, and delivery of all sorts of video projects. 


NOTE: We are requesting a portfolio and/or reel for your most recent and inspiring projects to evaluate your abilities and skills. A diverse portfolio highlighting a summary of your best work and accomplishments would be ideal. Please upload your portfolio or include a link in your resume/ cover letter.

Requirements

As an editor for the Meow Wolf Marketing Production team, your storytelling sensibilities will help transform marketing videos into compelling, fun, subversive, must-watch glimpses of what’s in store for potential visitors to the Meow Wolf multiverse. 


How you will do it…

  • You will work closely with the Director of Production, Producers, and Exhibition Content team to satisfy post-production needs for Meow Wolf Marketing projects.
  • You will shape our creative editorial, visual effects compositing, motion graphics, and animation of media content as required using a variety of industry-standard tools, including Premiere Pro, After Effects, DaVinci Resolve, Audition, and Media Encoder.
  • You will support and help establish a post-production workflow and pipeline guidelines to edit and deliver final content in required formats for Meow Wolf Marketing.
  • You will ensure technical quality of the end product including editing and delivering all content on time and on budget.
  • You will collaborate with other team members to maintain a vibrant and cohesive production process and environment.
  • You will oversee the security, operation, and maintenance of equipment and media utilized in Meow Wolf Marketing’s production workflow.
  • You will perform additional duties as directed or required.

To be successful in this role…

  • Proficient in all phases of post-production and editing with a minimum of 3-5 years of professional experience
    • Live action production and audio post-production. 
  • Background in both commercial and artistic forms of editing.
  • A thorough knowledge of cinematic language and narrative structure.
  • Self-motivated, self-managing, and patient with yourself and others.
  • Must be receptive to creative direction and perform well within a team environment.
  • Experience being part of a team of interdisciplinary people.
  • Must be able to adhere to tight schedules with minimal supervision and work well under pressure.
  • Able to manage multiple tasks and make solution-driven decisions in a fast-paced work environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a sense of humor.
  • Adaptable to changing needs and possess the ability to take on new tasks.
  • Ability to handle sensitive tasks accurately and confidentially.

It would be nice to have…

  • A minimum of 1-3 years experience working in compositing, animation, and motion graphics. 
  • 3D animation and integration skills.
  • Experience with Final Cut Pro, Avid Media Composer, Audition, Pro Tools, Character Animator, and Nuke.
  • Experience sharing work and status updates with Frame.io and Asana.
  • Thorough working knowledge of VFX, 2D compositing software, and related pipeline workflows.
  • We’d love it if your editing experience includes Adobe Suite (After Effects, Premiere, etc.). Experience with motion graphics, 3D animation, motion graphics, or compositing are a major plus.

Essential tools to set you up for success…

  • Adobe Creative Suite (Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop) for editing & post-production.
  • Final Cut Pro for editing. 
  • DaVinci Resolve for color correction & post-production.

Work environment & physical demands…

  • This is a full-time position, averaging 40 hours a week –Monday to Friday.
  • This position has flexibility to work remotely from home.
  • Limited travel may be required.
  • Must be able to sit for long periods of time working on a computer
  • All employees will comply with company and OSHA standard workplace safety protocols. 
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

You will get to know Meow Wolf by…

  • Exploring Meow Wolf Origins.
  • Attending Immersiversity.
  • Reviewing Meow Wolf’s Employee Handbook.
  • Meeting your fellow colleagues

Are you…

  • Able to help shape and elevate storytelling through your editing?
  • Adept at learning new software and web-based tools?
  • Creative in your approach to problem solving with the ability to identify and recommend process improvement opportunities?
  • Able to work effectively and collaboratively with cross-functional teams and stakeholders? 
  • Exceptional communicator with solid relationship building skills?
  • Highly organized with the ability to prioritize multiple tasks while demonstrating excellent time management?
  • Able to exhibit professional judgment and decision-making skills?
  • Creative in your approach to problem solving with the ability to identify process improvement opportunities?

If you answered ‘YES’ to all of the above, then what are you waiting for? APPLY MEOW!



JOIN MEOW WOLF 

The organization is comprised of individuals who inspire creativity in people's lives through art and exploration, so that our combined imaginations can transform the world we live in. Every role is a vital component and thereby essential in creating exhibitions that will serve as anchors, borne in deep radical collaboration with local artists and communities, thus fueling our social impact initiatives. Each hire allows us to enhance our surrounding communities and the true source of our creativity, reputation, and vitality.


Meow Wolf is committed to our DIY roots and grassroots community support principles. To document that commitment, we converted our legal designation into a Delaware Public Benefit Corporation and have certified as a B Corporation. As a B Corp, we have a triple bottom line of supporting financial, social and environmental wellbeing in our community.


Our four areas of impact are:

  • Respect for Creative Communities
  • Respect for Collaborating Artists
  • Respect for our Environment
  • Respect for our Employees

BENEFITS

The choices we make concerning our benefits during enrollment periods are among the most important we select for ourselves and our families. As part of the total compensation package for full-time employees, Meow Wolf offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes various options to meet individual healthcare and financial needs along with many perks.  

  • Medical Insurance options: PPO & HSA
  • Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Company Paid Life Insurance Policy & Long-Term Disability Coverage
  • Voluntary Short-term Disability & Critical Illness Policies
  • Company Paid Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Parental Leave for 6 weeks
  • Discount off Meow Wolf Gift Shop Merch
  • Admission to Meow Wolf attractions for employees and guests
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • And more benefits specific to the location of the role

Please visit www.meowwolf.com/careers for more information.


COME AS YOU ARE

Meow Wolf is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind. We are committed to ensuring all employees enjoy and thrive in a work environment where differences make us the vibrant, wonderful community we are! All employment decisions at Meow Wolf are based on business need, job requirements, and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, age, disability, gender identity, results of genetic testing, veteran status, service in the military or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.