The Daily Wire is looking for an Assistant Video Editor to join our Production department in Nashville, TN! The Assistant Video Editor will assist the Editors of various Daily Wire shows in building assembly cuts, pulling and editing media, performing quality control on cuts, and more, ensuring that the high-quality standards of the Daily Wire brand are consistently met. If you feel you are the right fit for this position, we look forward to hearing from you!

PLEASE NOTE: A link to your reel/portfolio is required for consideration as well as previous professional video editing experience. Unqualified applicants will not be considered. Thank you!

Responsibilities:

  • Assist Editors by pulling and editing media for playback on daily podcasts, syncing audio and video assets, pulling selects, and managing assembly cuts for field recorded projects
  • Convert, transcode, and compress media for post-production workflow
  • Build assembly edits for Editors and finish final cuts for various edits
  • Ensure all necessary elements are present and edited in a professional and clean manner that fits in with the podcast structure and meets the high-quality standards of the Daily Wire brand
  • Assist and fill in for other Daily Wire Assistant Editors as needed
  • Quality check each daily podcast, original video content, and promotional content produced by the Production and Marketing teams
    • Ensure that there is the correct written format for titles and descriptions, spelling, and export settings
  • Upload each video to all required platforms
    • Fill in titles and descriptions appropriately, create SEO in the required time, and add/change thumbnails as needed
  • Maintain consistent communication with the Production and Marketing teams to ensure accurate and speedy uploads
  • Stay up to date with all changes to department requirement
  • Create lower thirds for show interviews using After Effects
  • Complete and submit daily project logs in accordance with Daily Wire Project Log Policy
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Experience & Requirements:

  • Nashville, TN -based position (working remotely is not an option)
  • Basic Mac computer understanding and skills
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud apps, particularly Premiere Pro and Photoshop
  • Adobe After Effects proficiency (preferred but not required)
  • Ability to maintain multiple ongoing projects at once
  • Ability to apply notes given from management
  • Maintain a positive attitude that promotes a healthy work environment
  • An openness to and great attitude about receiving feedback
  • Interest in production and an eagerness to learn about the industry
  • Highly self-motivated with a “can-do” attitude
  • G Suite proficiency


Reports to: Post-Production Manager

Start date: Immediate

Employment type: Full-time; Non-Exempt

Compensation: $18.75 - $23.00 / hour

Benefits: Health insurance options (medical through Blue Cross Blue Shield; dental and vision through Guardian); Paid Time Off; 401k (5% match)

To learn more about Daily Wire, please visit the following Daily Wire Facebook and YouTube page links:

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Daily Wire provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Please Note: Daily Wire participates in E-Verify and performs background checks on all new hires. We will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

Thank you

  • Upload each video to all required platforms

    • o Fill in titles and descriptions appropriately, create SEO in the required time, and add/change thumbnails as needed