Video Editor - Design Education

Sydney – Full-time

Our Design Education Team 

At Canva we’re making design simple and accessible to everyone, empowering people all over the world with a design tool – and the design skills – to help them reach their goals.

Canva Design School offers free design courses, featuring some of the world’s leading experts in their respective fields. Our vision for Design School is to become the best place in the world to learn design, and to offer the best online learning experience possible.

Our Design School team has a wide range of all-round skills. They’re designers, teachers, facilitators, creatives and doers. They facilitate in-person and in-product learning and continuously grow their skills and our courses along with our product and content library.

Above all else, Design School aims to make the complex simple, taking big broad topics and making them applicable, engaging and accessible to everyone. Our team has the ability to take a complex thing and communicate it simply with visuals. All the while, making sure our users learn.

About The Canva Creative Team

Canva’s in-house creative team is on a mission to make Canva the most loved brand in the world. We work from concept to creation on world-class creative across brand communications, marketing campaigns, editorial content and production.

As part of this team you’ll help create a brand that communicates our purpose, defines perception and awareness globally, and puts a spotlight on our diverse community– ensuring they receive a human, inspiring and empowering experience.

We move fast here at Canva, and this role will certainly keep you on your toes. We are looking for someone who loves to get stuff done. You’re who we want to work with if you can balance your brilliant creative streak with ruthless prioritisation that moves projects rapidly along.

We believe in attracting and nurturing world-class talent with a focus on diversity, community, career development – and doing the best work of our lives.

How We Work

Our internal clients include the Product Marketing, Brand Marketing & Channel Marketing teams as well as internal business teams such as our Leadership, Community, Recruitment & Vibe teams. We are responsible for championing a consistent and human brand, and evolving it over time as we learn, grow and pursue excellence in branding. This role will be working closely with the Design Education team, however, may cross over into other internal clients from time to time.

The Role

  • Edit learn content in a high-volume, deadline-oriented environment.
  • Work with our Design Education Team to produce instructional content in a way that makes complex things simple for various audiences.
  • Take a brief to grasp our production team’s needs and specifications, ensuring logical sequencing and smooth running.
  • Input music, dialogues, graphics and effects.
  • Consult with leads throughout the production to post-production process.
  • Continuously discover and implement new editing technologies and industry best practices for maximum efficiency
  • Review scripts and raw material and assist with creating shot ideas and decisions
  • Record screen actions using software like Camtasia and Screenflow.
  • Create both 16:9 and 9:16 (vertical) videos for learning via YouTube and social.
  • Create captions and subtitles whenever needed.
  • Deliver the video content on time and provide fast revisions when necessary.

About your experience:

  • 2+ years video editing experience (videographer, cinematographer, video editor, multimedia arts, motion designer, animator, communications design)
  • Solid experience with digital technology and editing software packages
  • Demonstrate video editing ability with a strong portfolio
  • Creative mind and storytelling skills
  • Screen recording experience in Camtasia, ScreenFlow, Quicktime Player, OBS or similar software for high quality recordings
  • Understand the importance of displaying UI, pace and video effects for learning.
  • Has a strong eye and passion for or experience working with videos or motion design
  • Exceptional speed at video editing