Job: Assistant Editor

We seek an experienced Assistant Editor to join us onsite in our waterfront studio in Rhodes, Sydney to work on an exciting, high profile animated TV series for a major network.

Contract: Fixed Term
Commence: ASAP
Current Full working Right In Australia
Onsite Only


  • Manage the existing Premiere Project timelines and all relevant updates for multiple episodes, simultaneously.
  • Ingest incoming and outgoing media, including EDLs
  • Input shotgun frame ranges and any additional editorial information for each episode as it is turned over.
  • Export and encode ProRes and DPX sequence deliverables
  • Quality control of all deliverables – internal and external
  • Export various file formats and encoding
  • Export working edits for departmental, creative and production reviews
  • Premiere project & footage set up if required (not relevant for this one)
  • Assemble edits where needed including but not limited to A/B overlay edits for QC.
  • Engage with Producers/Production, Dept Supervisors


  • Experience with Premiere Pro and Shotgun.
  • Excellent eye for detail
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Proven ability to work as autonomously and as part of a team.
  • Well organised with strong multitasking skills.
  • Good problem-solving and technical skills
  • Positive and pro-active
  • Must have the right to work in Australia.
  • Professional experience as an Assistant Editor
  • Experience in a CG or VFX studio


  • Experience working with episodics and/or animated series preferred.

If you meet the above job requirements and would like to be part of the Plastic Wax story, please submit your application with link/s to your portfolio/reel (please include a shot breakdown) in an email:

Subject:  Asst Editor [YOUR NAME]
Email to:

Please include in the body of your email:

  • your next available date, and
  • where you were referred to this job post 

We will contact you if your application makes the shortlist.
No phone calls or agencies please.

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