Internship | Assistant Editor at Brandlive
Portland, OR, US

The Company

Brandlive is a live video platform for brands and retailers to interact with their audiences for training, marketing, and ecommerce. In 2017, Brandlive was #390 on Inc. 500’s list of fastest growing private companies in the US. Our clients include: Adidas, GoPro, The North Face, eBay, Pendleton, Hydro Flask, Ace Hardware, and New Balance.


Internship | Assistant Editor

The Assistant Editor will get hands on experience in almost every facet of video editing. S/he will work on a variety of video projects and creatively collaborate with a veteran filmmaker. Brandlive is looking for someone who is passionate about post-production, eager to learn, able to implement original ideas, and can effectively communicate with the Editor/Director of Brand Storytelling. This internship is ideal for someone who wants a career in video production and is excited to learn from and collaborate with seasoned professionals.


Key Responsibilities

Assisting the Editor in all aspects of post-production

Logging raw footage

Researching and acquiring b-roll

Building assemblies and rough cuts

Creating lower thirds and other simple graphics

Preparing projects for sound mixer and colorist

Collaborating with editor to create the final product

Exporting deliverables

Projects will include: video case studies, customer testimonials, event highlight reels, and video inspiration guides

Internship Supervisor

Matt Mastrantuono is the Director of Brand Storytelling. He works in the Marketing department creating short documentaries, narrative commercials, video case studies, and regularly hosts Brandlive broadcasts. In his non-Brandlive work, Matt has directed documentary films for CBS Sports, directed the feature film Chasing Sarasota, and wrote/produced for the Showtime documentary, Glena.


Timeline and Hours

April 2nd - June 10th | 60 hours total 

Weekly work schedule is flexible based on student’s school schedule



Completed at least 2 years of college

Seeking degree in film/video production or related major

Good communicator who can work in a fast paced environment

Strong work ethic and detail oriented

Excited to learn and able to independently problem solve

Interest in marketing, startup companies, and live video is a bonus

Proficiency in Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe Media Encoder, Mac OS, and Google Drive

All hardware and software is provided


$15/hour + college credit



On-the-job editing experience

Collaborate with and learn from a veteran filmmaker

Hourly compensation and college credit

Work on projects that involve major brands and have impact on Brandlive business

Learn important skills to help with future employment

Involved in all aspects of post-production and will leave with strong understanding of how to take raw footage and craft it into polished final product.

Gain experience in a Marketing department at a successful start up

Exposure to the fast growing industry of live video


Application Deadline:

Friday, March 9th​

Provide Samples of your editing work

Submit cover letter

Describe your experience with video editing.

Why are you interested in this specific internship?