Are you an experienced Creative Editor looking for a great job in an award-winning studio, working on amazing video games advertising? Read on…

About Maverick:

Maverick by name, maverick by nature. For a quarter-century, we’ve been creating trail-blazing & award-winning work for the world’s most prestigious games publishers, developers and brands. Our top-notch team of creatives, designers and producers are always ahead of the game, ready to take our work to the next level.

At Maverick, we know a diverse workforce only elevates the great work we do. As such, we are an equal opportunities employer, and we take diversity and inclusion seriously.

Maverick regularly assesses and reviews the environmental impact of our operations. We always strive to be as green as we can.

If you would like more information on how this role could be good fit (or could be adapted to fit) your personal circumstances, get in touch! For any reasonable adjustments, please email careers@maverickmedia.co.uk

About You:

  • Got an outstanding portfolio and want to be somewhere it’s appreciated and developed?
  • Are you highly skilled in using Adobe Suite, particularly Premiere?
  • Are you driven to make great work in a collaborative manner?
  • Do you have a high attention to detail?
  • Are you described as solution-focused?
  • Do you have a solid understanding of a creative and post-production processes?
  • Excited about working on Trailers, TV Ads and more for Video Games?

If so, this could be the ideal opportunity for you!

The Job:

As a Creative Editor at Maverick, you will be given the opportunity to work with some of the biggest brands in the video games/entertainment industry.

Deliver the creative vision of project(s) and make creative decisions to deliver the most effective communications solution to the client brief. 

Role Summary:

  • Get immersed in the client brief and the Maverick creative treatment, across multiple simultaneous projects.
  • Shape and own creative storytelling content through video edits. Work with in-house creative team to deliver the creative vision for the project
  • Stay up to date with new edit and motion trends, applying these to work when suitable
  • Work with in-house post-team to create new and ensure existing post-production processes are being followed by both in-house and external talent – be the gatekeeper of best practice
  • Ownership of edits from pitch animatics through to final delivery.
  • Own QC and sign off on work with one frame vision. Spot errors and mistakes and instinctively work to resolve them.
  • Work on internal communications videos to help win pitches and promote the agency to new and existing clients
  • Proactively problem solving any issues in an edit and use learnings to inform in-house best practice
  • Work with other editors and motion creatives across multiple projects simultaneously
  • Brief and review work of freelance editors and motion creatives to ensure it meets Maverick standards
  • Make and check media versions.
  • Look after the project data.

Skills and Experience:

  • Hands on design, editing, motion skills.
  • Knowledge in grading and design would be ideal but not necessary.
  • Being able to work as part of a team and as a single player.
  • Able to create something out of nothing and able to meet client briefs.
  • Capability to work on everything from pitch to post.
  • Able to creatively meet and go beyond the clients’ expectations
  • Well organised with experience in media admin / management and quality control.
  • Great creative problem solver – thinks outside of the box.

What is in it for you?

Besides the easily-accessible central London office and our hybrid working model, other benefits are just as important! Here's some of them:

  • Private medical insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Income protection
  • 24 days holiday + 1 birthday holiday day + Christmas & New Year closure + Bank holidays per annum
  • 2 extra days holidays for your wedding / civil partnership
  • 5 fully paid volunteer days off per year
  • Work from Home allowance
  • (Optional) Shares Purchase Plan
  • Employee Assistance Programme (incl. up to 4 free counselling sessions)
  • Free Perkbox subscription (access to over 1000 discounts and free perks)
  • Bike2Work scheme
  • Office games and consoles
  • Fun company events and an always fully stocked drinks fridge in the office
  • A competitive salary and bonus package

(More details will be provided at offer stage)

Please be aware that Maverick is unable to sponsor for visas