Call For Application – EDITOR


Job Category: Editor/Film

Job Location: Nairobi


Position Objective:
The objective of obtaining services of a video editor is to assist Pawa254 in editing several videos documenting different projects that are present at pawa254.



  1. Manipulating and editing video clips in a way that is invisible to the audience.
  2. Understand, contribute and cooperate with production team’s needs and specifications
  3. Reviewing, shooting script and raw material to create creative output.
  4. Convert recorded footage into a finished project that matches organization’s vision and is suitable for broadcasting
  5. As a film and video editor, one should be able to merge seamlessly visual and sound in order to tell a compelling story
  6. Trim footage segments and put together the sequence of video clips
  7. Input music, dialogues, graphics and effects
  8. Create rough and final cuts
  9. Ensure logical sequencing and smooth flow of the end product
  10. Consult with the concerned Videographer, Project Officers and Communication from production to post- production process.
  11. Continuously discover and implement new editing techniques and update technologies and organization’s best practices to maximize efficiency.


  1. Proven work experience as a video editor
  2. Solid experience with digital technology and editing software packages (e.g. shots compositing, Premiere, special effects, Photoshop, and Final Cut)
  3. Demonstrable video editing ability with a strong portfolio
  4. Thorough knowledge of timing, motivation and continuity
  5. Creative mind and storytelling skills
  6. Adept at managing multiple work streams in a high-pressure setting
  7. Able to work independently and produce high-quality outputs under tight time constraints
  8. Highly organized and detail-oriented

Competencies required 

  1. Creative, Resourceful, Capable of making mature, Independent decisions.
  2. Committed and have high regard and respect for teamwork.
  3. Be willing to work odd hours, on holidays and ready to travel to remote places.

How To Apply

Please submit your updated showreel and three references with salary expectations through email: and copying by Friday 8th October 2021.

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