Assistant Editor (VFX)

  • Full Time
  • London, UK
  • Applications have closed

Jellyfish Pictures

Salary or Budget: Competitive
Experience required: 1+ years

We are always on the lookout for new talent!

We are actively recruiting for Editor roles of all levels and if you are looking for an exciting opportunity then please apply here!

Working in collaboration with producers and supervisors, it will be your role to maintain edit sequences as they evolve and run various client and internal supervisor screenings. With a strong attention to detail it is the editors role to maintain a high standard of content for delivery to clients.

Working for major Studios including Netflix etc…. a meticulous attention to detail is required in the challenging and rewarding post.

About the role

  • Running internal daily review sessions
  • Checking material before it is sent to clients
  • Ingesting new material and maintaining Shotgrid database
  • Keeping edits up to date with latest shots
  • Running client review sessions

About You

  • Organised and a good multi-tasker
  • Flexible and self-motivated
  • Keen to learn new skills
  • A good listener and communicator
  • Good eye for detail
  • Strong team player
  • Problem solver


  • Proven experience working in a VFX Editorial Department on high-end long-form productions (TV/Feature Films).
  • Demonstrate a good level of knowledge and proficiency in Adobe Premiere Pro and Hiero
  • Knowledge of other non-linear editing platforms a bonus e.g. Avid.
  • Good understanding of Film and HD video formats, files, frame rates and resolutions and familiarity with working with different video codecs.
  • Ability to work under pressure with great attention to detail
  • Experience working within a post production environment
  • Ability to work collaboratively with a team of highly creative artists and technicians.


  • Some understanding of colour pipeline and basic comp knowledge

About Us

Founded in 2001, Jellyfish Pictures has grown from the original “two-man band” into an internationally recognised operation. Known for their world-class animation and VFX, beautifully rendered imagery and multi platform content, Jellyfish’s critically acclaimed work has earned them multiple awards. These include EMMY, BAFTA, highly sought-after VES Awards, and several other accolades.

Their VFX credits include the latest addition to Lucasfilm’s Star Wars saga, The Book of Boba Fett, as well as various blockbuster movies in the franchise. The team has recently completed work on BBC’s This is Going to Hurt adding to their numerous TV Drama credits.

In Animation, Jellyfish are currently partnered with Netflix working on a highly anticipated Roald Dahl animated project. DreamWorks Animation’s Spirit: Untamed, How to Train Your Dragon: Homecoming and several series of top-rated children’s shows are also part of their high end CG animation repertoire.

Come join a team of super talented artists!



Jellyfish believes in nurturing a community of talent to create compelling worlds that people want to spend time in. At the forefront of our work, lies extraordinary artists.

As an equal opportunity employer, we pledge to embed a diverse and inclusive workforce, to encourage growth, creativity and to push boundaries so that you can do what you love best. We take accountability to ensure our recruitment process is based on merit alone, without regard to ethnicity, age, gender, race, disability, sexual orientation/preference, national origin, religion, or any other category protected by law.

Please let us know if you require any reasonable adjustments during the interview process by contacting our talent team.

On a mission to build a visionary environment and champion cultural expression, we are conscious of our responsibility to not only reflect this practise in our clients and staff, but to the wider communities, and world around us. Jellyfish are currently working toward B Corp certification to create a fairer, more sustainable, eco-conscious business. Stay tuned for progress on this journey!