Position Overview:

Title: Digital Video Editor
Location: Civic Studios office (BKC, Mumbai, India)
Start-date: Immediate
Commitment type: Full time or part time basis availability/ project type
Pay: Compensation commensurate with experience

Project Description:

Civic Studios runs a Hindi digital content channel called Pocket Change that creates relatable, comedy content for young Indians with civic engagement at its heart. We talk about issues around laws, policy, governance and policing that affect young people, in a way that empowers them to make better use of our institutions of democracy.

Role Description:

  • Being an active part of a team that develops short-form digital videos for a web platform focussed on civic change.
  • Working fast and efficiently to edit videos with different styles and approaches as per the series concept
  • Being able to respond to briefs, come up with ideas and apply yourself to create narrative structures.
  • Addressing basic design and animation needs of digital videos
  • Managing post production workflow as part of the team

Role requirements:

A dynamic multi- talented video editor who is politically aware and engaged. They should be curious and self- reliant. An interest and ability to use pop culture in story telling would be an added benefit.

Role requirements:

  • 2-5 years in Digital Video Editing

Technical Skills:

  • Video Editing
  • Research
  • Story structure and development
  • Color Correction- Basic
  • Sound Design- Basic
  • Motion graphics- Intermediate to professional level
  • Additional Animation and Design capacity a bonus


  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Any additional softwares for animation, design, colour and sound is welcome

We actively encourage applicants from all backgrounds irrespective of gender, sexuality, caste, class, ability, and ideology, and aim to provide a nourishing workspace for all.

All roles at Civic Studios require an interest in civic engagement and participative democracy.

How to apply:

Please send in the following in am email to hello@civicstudios.com:

  • Your resume
  • Your portfolio or work samples
  • A short cover note/email about why you’re interested in this position
  • How you found out about this position

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