Kuchu Times Media Group is searching for a video editor to lend his/her expertise on voluntary basis.

As a video editor, you'll be responsible for assembling recorded raw material into a finished product that's suitable for broadcasting. The material may include camera footage, dialogue, sound effects, graphics and special effects. This is a key aspect in the work of Kuchu Times Media group, which sources most of its content by video or audio recording.

Your work as a video editor will involve

  • Receiving a brief, and maybe an outline of footage or script
  • Assembling all raw footage with camera shots either recorded or transferred onto a storage device
  • Inputting uncut rushes and sound, and synchronizing and storing into files
  • Digitally cutting the files to put together the sequence of the film and deciding what is usable
  • Creating a rough cut of the different KTMG programmes and determining the exact cutting for the next and final stages
  • Reordering and fine-tuning the content to ensure logical sequencing

Additional tasks may include

  • Overseeing the quality and progress of audio and video editing
  • Experimenting with techniques to better the design and graphics of our videos
  • Writing voice-overs/commentary
  • Suggesting/selecting music


A keen eye for detail and a critical mind

Creativity and passionate interest in film and video editing

Patience and concentration

High level of self motivation

Time management

Ability to work under pressure and to meet deadlines

Communication skills

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV to info@kuchutimes.com

Deadline 31st July 2017