Video Editor

Video Editor (Communications Broadcast & Multimedia Production Coordinator)

Job ID 24515

Location School of Professional Studies

Full/Part Time Full-Time

Regular/Temporary Temporary



For over 15 years, the CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) has been leading online education in New York. Notable for offering the most online bachelor’s and master’s degree options at the City University of New York, and for serving transfer students as the University system’s only undergraduate all-transfer college, CUNY SPS meets the needs of adults who wish to finish a bachelor’s degree, progress from an associate’s degree, earn a master’s degree or certificate in a specialized field, and advance in the workplace or change careers.

The School’s growth has been remarkable, with twenty-four degrees launched since 2006. Enrollment has risen by more than 30% in the last four years to over 4,000 students in the credit-bearing programs. Thousands more are enrolled in non-degree and grant-funded workplace learning programs. In addition, the School has an active alumni network and has established the CUNY SPS Foundation, which offers multiple scholarship opportunities to current students.

CUNY SPS has consistently been named by U.S. News & World Report as one of the country’s top online institutions. This year, the School was ranked #10 in the nation on the publisher’s list of the 2022 Best Online Bachelor’s Degree Programs.

CUNY SPS is seeking two Video Editors to support CUNY Online, CUNY’s new in-house Online Program Manager (OPM). CUNY Online is being incubated and managed by CUNY SPS to leverage SPS’s 15+ years of innovating how online experience is delivered in higher education. CUNY Online will be the primary provider of feasibility, design, development, marketing, training and support of CUNY online programs across the entire University system.

Please note that this position is funded through June 30, 2023, with the possibility of reappointment should funding be extended.

Recruiting for two Video Editor positions.

Reporting to the Senior Video Editor, the Video Editor/Communications Broadcast & Multimedia Production Coordinator will edit educational video and other media content for CUNY Online courses, as well as any other necessary content. In addition to the CUNY Title Overview, duties include but are not limited to:

  • Edit CUNY Online media content, in alignment with CUNY Online quality standards and templates;
  • Complete all editing work in accordance with CUNY Online studio processes and workflows related to instructional design, content creation, and content storage;
  • Coordinate with all other teams to achieve established standards for online pedagogy and quality of online courses into all documentation and processes;
  • Coordinate with CUNY Online instructional design staff, as well as campus faculty and leadership, to support meeting educational goals through all content (e.g., joining review sessions, identifying solutions for issues, recommending process improvements);
  • Support implementation and effective use of all project management tools by Studio team, including shared calendars, trackers, developing Base Camp lists, etc.;
  • Support cross-collaborative communication across all teams, including joining meeting prep, facilitating cross-functional meetings, written communication, etc.;
  • Track content development projects according to project goals and timelines.



  • Candidates will be required to provide proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 upon commencing employment. Exemption (medical or religious) requests to this requirement will be considered in accordance with applicable law. Being fully vaccinated is defined for this purpose as being at least two weeks past their final dose of an authorized COVID-19 vaccine regimen. Final candidates must be fully vaccinated as of their first day of employment.
  • Until further notice, this is a hybrid position, eligible to work remotely and work in the office.



Bachelor's degree required.


The preferred candidate will possess:

  • At least 1 year of multimedia and video editing experience, preferably including experience within higher education or education related environment
  • Experience meeting quality assurance standards and managing consistency
  • Experience in dynamic / growing studio environment
  • Experience defining quality standards, and developing new processes / workflows for a growing team
  • Experience assessing technology to meet needs of multimedia and cross-functional teams
  • Strong and effective interpersonal and communication skills with diverse constituencies
  • Attention to detail and ability to work independently and collaboratively
  • Highly organized with demonstrated ability to manage complex projects
  • Committed to campus values of diversity, equity and inclusion



Supports the creation and maintenance of multimedia communications.

-  Collaborates with internal and external personnel to develop multimedia concepts to communicate key messages
- Creates content utilizing one or more types of media (e.g., photography, video, audio, and web technologies)
- Coordinates pre-production, production and post-production activities
- Designs, edits, and uploads content to internal and external sites and programs
- Maintains archives, materials, and project documentation
- Performs related duties as assigned.



Assistant to HEO






Salary commensurate with education and experience up to $ 64,633.

CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development.  We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off.  Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.



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July 27, 2022



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CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply.  At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups.  Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.