Job title: Social Video Editor
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Media
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Manchester, UK
Job published: 13/12/2022
Job ID: 32330
Contact name: Sarah Watson
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Job Description


Job Title - Social Video Editor

Location - Manchester

Salary - 21k - 25k

Type of employment - Full time


Focus 5 Recruitment are proud to be the exclusive Talent Partner for Komi Group


The Company

We are KOMI, a social media, marketing and licensing group focused on making social simple and taking creative content to the next level. We own huge media brands, license amazing content to the world’s biggest media companies and grow communities for some of the UK’s best-known consumer organisations.


KOMI Social, our creative, media and social agency, specialises in community management, social strategy and media amplification. We’ve grown and managed some of the UK’s biggest media brands and our team is jam-packed with the expertise to do for other brands too. Our commercial team are there to connect that great work with brands, agencies and organisations of all sizes.


Job Description

This is an amazing opportunity to manage one of the UK’s fastest-growing pages. We are looking for someone who can head up a new team for a really exciting page and manage the day to day output of videos and content. The ideal candidate will be efficient in video editing and social media management. You’ll be able to easily identify viral videos and edit high-quality content to be posted in a timely, efficient manner. This role will by a hybrid editing role in which you will split your time between It’s Gone Viral and The Tradesman.


Objectives of this Role

- Uploading and posting regular content to Facebook

- Using YouTube, Instagram, TikTok, Twitter and news sources to find viral and relevant content that will appeal to the audiences of It’s Gone Viral and The Tradesman

- Editing videos of different lengths to make compelling stories and narratives.

- Working to targets set by the manager to increase productivity and output.

- Assisting with the page schedule


Necessary skills

- 2+ years of video editing

- Experience of publishing video content to Facebook


Beneficial skills

- Experience working in construction or other similar industries


Career Progression Opportunities 

Opportunity to build a team and gain relevant leadership skills and behaviours which can lead to progression within the company.



OTE earnings will be a combined fixed based salary plus bonuses. Further benefits include:



Incredible Bonus Scheme

33 days’ holiday, plus your birthday off!

Access to a Wellbeing Officer

Paid Charity Volunteer Days

Hybrid working

Monthly Socials

Staff Loyalty Scheme

Flexible Working Hours

Dog-Friendly Office


This is a live role with a key client. For full details and immediate consideration, please apply ASAP.


Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £21,000.00-£25,000.00 per year



Casual dress

Company events

Company pension

Cycle to work scheme

Employee discount

Flexible schedule

Life insurance

Referral programme

Wellness programmes

Work from home



8 hour shift

Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:


Bonus scheme

Performance bonus


Video Editing: 2 years (required)

Work Location: Hybrid remote in Manchester, M4 6JG


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