We are a crowdfunded company and have a dedicated and enthusiastic community of backers who are helping us create the “Best Damn Space Sim Ever”. We want to build the best we can deliver and we believe wholeheartedly in the value of exceptional diverse talent.

As a member of the Global Video Production (GVP) team, the Assistant Editor will support Editors and Producers through production and post-production on all video content for marketing promotions and events. The ideal candidate is highly organized and technically proficient with meticulous attention to detail who can seamlessly prioritise and pivot between creative, technical and logistical tasks.

Founded in 2012, Cloud Imperium Games creates cutting-edge videogames that defy expectations. We’re currently developing Star Citizen, a record-breaking multiplayer online space sim, and Squadron 42, a cinematic single-player adventure set in the same universe. Join us as we break boundaries and make videogame history.

We are a crowdfunded company and have a dedicated and enthusiastic community of backers who are helping us create the “Best Damn Space Sim Ever”.

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What does an Assistant Editor at CIG do?

  • Support Editors with dailies, selects and workflow to streamline the post process.

  • Organise and track ingested assets within video servers and offline hard drives.

  • Address simple technical notes within projects and in-video graphics when requested.

  • Conform, Online, Export and QC review edits and final deliverables.

  • Effectively communicate between Editors, Producers and Creative Leads.

What would we expect from our Assistant Editor?

  • Proven experience of assistant editing digital video content within Marketing, Advertising, Entertainment or Gaming industries.

  • In-depth knowledge working with Adobe Creative Cloud apps, specifically Premiere Pro, MS Office/Teams and across both Windows and Mac OS.

  • Comfortable working with common video codecs, formats, frame rates, bit rates, colour space, exporting, transcoding, and compression techniques.

  • Working knowledge of Production and Post-production processes, terminology, and equipment.

  • Meticulous attention to detail, ensuring accuracy and precision in tasks and deliverables.

Diversity Statement

CIG is a global company, staunchly committed to cultivating a culture and workplace that celebrates all backgrounds, lifestyles, and perspectives. Together, we are creating a space where authentic recognition, appreciation, and understanding of the importance of diversity is fostered by everyone. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strive to build a team that represents all walks of life, and we want every employee to bring all the things that make them unique to the work environment. The universe is as vast and varied as the people in it, and it’s our differences that make it special.

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