The UFC is seeking a Post Production Editor to join our Emmy Award-winning production team in Las Vegas. The ideal candidate will have substantial experience editing a wide array of long form, short form, and promotional content for major sports and/or entertainment brands, across various media platforms. The primary function of this role involves original content creation through video editing. We’re looking for a technically skilled, professional editor who is also a creative storyteller at heart, always seeking innovative new approaches to post production.

Essential Functions:

  • Edits a variety of short form content, including but not limited to features, highlights and promotional elements.

  • Edits a variety of long form original content to service documentary, studio, and compilation clip-driven programming.

  • Conceptualizes and creates story-focused video edits for distribution on official UFC social platforms.

  • Works independently on some projects and collaborates with teammates on other projects.

  • Develops new and unique content initiatives through video editing.

  • Works at the direction of Producers to apply editorial notes to revised video assets.

  • Other tasks, projects, and responsibilities as assigned.

Skills & Experience:

  • Minimum of 3 years editing experience on both short form and long form projects for broadcast television.

  • Must have strong grasp of the latest editing techniques and visual trends.

  • Must be proficient in HD workflow, Adobe Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop, and have solid technical knowledge and troubleshooting skills.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in motion graphics is preferred.

  • Experience with tapeless workflow preferred.

  • Experience with working for an agency, post-production company or broadcast creative team is a plus.

  • Experience with working in a studio environment is a plus.

  • Experience with 3D modeling and animation a plus.

  • College degree preferred, High School diploma or equivalent GED required.

  • Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing.

  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail is necessary.

  • Must be able to work independently and collaboratively as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.

  • Must be able to work on multiple projects simultaneously with tight deadlines.

  • Must maintain discretion and confidential information.

  • Must have working knowledge of basic administrative office computer programs, on Mac and Windows PC workstations.

  • Experience in a sports environment preferred. Knowledge of MMA is a plus.

  • Work hours will typically take place Monday through Friday, but candidate will be expected to work occasional nights and weekends when necessary.

  • Candidates will be subject to a video editing test to assess technical ability and editing aptitude.

Zuffa, LLC conducts preemployment drug and background screens.

Zuffa, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment