Visualisation Editor

  • Film
  • London, United Kingdom

Visualisation Editor

Job description

The Visualisation Editor is responsible for handling all editorial tasks required on shows in addition to internal requests.


  • Working in both pre and postvis disciplines, editing scenes using animation storyboards, and live action

  • Maintaining shot and VFX databases

  • Using sound effects, music, voice recordings and subtitles where necessary
  • Work with the previs supervisor to shape the story by contributing ideas and shot suggestions
  • Maintaining all cuts, keeping them updated with the latest versions from artists, re-editing as needed

  • Reconforming edits to match director’s cut
  • Create and maintain shot numbering for edits and keep frame range information up to date in the database for artists and production
  • Providing various reference to artists when needed
  • Managing Avid media and storage
  • Maintaining shot and VFX databases
  • Preparing client deliveries
  • Liaising with Framestore Editorial in other offices
  • Liaising with cutting rooms (when applicable)
  • Preparing for and driving dailies sessions and client reviews
  • Providing support. motivation and training for assistants (where relevant or necessary)
  • Working closely with internal production, artists and other support departments providing advice, reference and information when needed
  • Cutting in house reels
  • Respecting confidentiality and media security policies

Job requirements

Essential Skills:

  • Several years experience working in a film, TV or VFX Editorial department, cutting room or similar environment
  • An in depth knowledge of Avid

  • Strong knowledge of film making terminology and language
  • An understanding of film and digital formats, codecs, files, frame rates and resolutions
  • File encoding and transcoding
  • Self motivated
  • Keen to learn new skills and applications
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A strong multi-tasker
  • Good eye for detail, diligent and meticulous
  • Calm under pressure

Desirable Skills:

  • Photoshop, After FX, Premiere Pro, Shotgun, Cinesync, RV
  • An understanding of the VFX process and terminology is a big advantage
  • Possess a love of film

Framestore is proud to employ extraordinary talent across all genders, races, nationalities, religions, ages, abilities and sexual preferences. We aim to encourage and support all of our current and future employees to achieve their potential. No job applicant will receive less favourable treatment on any basis when applying for a career with us.