Assistant Editor for YouTube Content
About We Need Diverse Books. In 2014, We Need Diverse Books (WNDB) began as a simple hashtag on Twitter to respond to the lack of diversity in children’s literature. Five years later, we have grown from a grassroots movement into a non-profit with a team of volunteers that spans the globe. We work to create a world where every child can see themselves in the pages of a book.
Position Summary. WNDB is seeking an assistant editor to support the creation of YouTube content to promote the mission and programs of WNDB. The ideal candidate will bring an understanding of the pace and rhythm of YouTube videos and have a specific interest in BookTube content. This position pays $17 per hour with an estimated average of 10 hours per month.
Candidates should be eager to promote the mission and programs of WNDB handling administrative and editorial responsibilities. This part-time, contractual position will work closely with the Social Media Manager. They will work remotely six to ten hours per month.
- Sync raw audio/video
- Log footage and assemble rough cuts
- Proficiency in Final Cut Pro required. Experience with Avid, Premiere, and After Effects, a plus.
To Apply. Submit a cover letter and resume along with a sample reel of your work and any other relevant work. Email application to firstname.lastname@example.org.