Research Assistant – Creative Video Editor (Fall 2020)

Reports to: The Research Assistant-Creative Video Editor will report to the program lead.

Job Overview:  The Research Assistant-Creative Video Editor be responsible for assembling recorded material into a finished product that is suitable for broadcasting. The material may include camera footage, dialogue, sound effects, graphics and special effects. Due to COVID-19, all work will be completed remotely; students are expected to attend online meetings with their client(s) and team as needed.


  • Edit video footage, improve video and sound quality using multimedia software
  • Edit video to include preselected music, interviews, sound clips and other important aspects of the project
  • Expected to have access to the necessary software to complete the task


  • Comfortable with multimedia and video editing software
  • An understanding of live streaming video; webinar experience would be an asset
  • Ability to understand the desired outcome of a project when meeting with clients and the ability to bring them to life
  • Excellent attention to detail, demonstrated ability to meet tight deadlines, strong organizational skills, and adaptability
  • Ability to maintain a positive team-player attitude, remain calm and professional under pressure, work collaboratively and independently with diverse individuals

If you are a Humber student interested in joining the team, please send your digital portfolio, or resume including samples of your work to  and indicate the specific job in the subject line. Please include your student number, program, and semester in your message.

Application deadline:  Friday, July 3, 2020

Candidates will be assessed on their written applications. Virtual interviews will take place only if necessary.

We thank all applicants for their interest in this opportunity; however, only successful candidates will be contacted.