The Korea Herald


Notice for Video Editor position The Korea Herald


Notice for Video Editor position The Korea Herald

The Korea Herald is looking for a Video Editor for its Digital Innovation team.

Working with producers and journalists, the editor is expected to strengthen the newsroom’s

digital content through digital storytelling and continue the newsroom’s mission of bridging

South Korea and the world.


  • 2+ years of experience producing and editing video content

  • Strong knowledge of editing software including Davinci Resolve and Adobe Creative Cloud applications

  • Hands-on experience in all aspects of video shooting and post-production including After Effects graphics creation, color correction, audio mixing and lighting

  • Fluent in English and Korean

  • Active problem solver and an excellent communicator 

  • Independent and responsible video editor who enjoys and values professional teamwork 

  • Possess a comprehensive understanding of the production process from pre-production, production to post-production

  • Able to identify compelling narratives from raw footage

  • Able to edit quickly under tight deadlines

Desired Characteristics

  • Passion for content, production and creative storytelling 

  • Experience in global newsrooms 

  • Comfortable with change and enjoys challenges

  • Experimental, empathetic, flexible and open minded

▣ Application Process 

  1. Applications close at midnight on Friday, August 19th 

  2. Selected applicants will be contacted separately 

▣ How to apply

  1. Applicants should send 1)a completed application form (attached) and 2) portfolio to 

  2. Notes for applicants 

- You cannot make changes after you submit your application so make sure you fill it out carefully 

- Make sure you submit a portfolio

▣ Portfolio(Compulsory)

- There is no fixed format for how it should be laid out, but it should be submitted as a PDF under 20MB

- The portfolio should include links to projects that you were involved in one or more tasks in the following:

Development, filming, editing, graphic design 

- Please describe how much and how you were involved in the project (%) and what software you used.

- Please use the following format for the file name: [Name]_Video Editor_Portfolio

[application form]