Video Editor & Production Assistant

  • The Ocean Cleanup
  • Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • Jan 08, 2020
Full Time Communications Other

Job Description


In order to achieve our mission, we need a strong brand and visual identity to spread our mission. As the Video Editor & Production Assistant, you will support the creative production unit within our Communications team to successfully document The Ocean Cleanup's activities.

“We are looking for an ambitious and independent production assistant to edit, shoot, and produce content for The Ocean Cleanup. You will work closely with the Senior Video Producer to help research, coordinate, and execute a wide variety of video content ranging from short to long-form features. The Production Assistant will also be fully responsible for editing and producing social media videos utilizing text and graphics. Professional warning: some level of craziness may be required!”– Joost Dubois, Head of Communications


  • Ability to tell a story using text, video, and photographs
  • Maintain and manage large digital assets library and synchronize backups coming in from video shoots around the world
  • Maintain and manage camera equipment inventory
  • Possible travel
  • Oversees production planning and post-production invoicing


  • Excellent video editing and color-grading skills using Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Basic knowledge of Adobe After Effects
  • Experience in Adobe CC team workflows
  • Experience shooting with DSLR cameras and audio kits
  • Basic photography skills
  • Basic drone skills are a plus
  • Experience in live video production
  • Good communication and organization skills to be able to license music with record labels
  • Fluent in English, other languages are a plus
  • Able to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Can prioritize and organize daily workload


  • Strong people skills and ability to communicate and work in a team environment
  • Attention to detail
  • Passionate about storytelling
  • Self-motivating
  • Can handle pressure
  • Good with feedback

To be considered for this role, your application should include a link to your demo reel.

Organization type



51-200 employees  


Ecosystems & Biodiversity, Waste Reduction & Circular Economy