Video Editor - Manager

This is an incredible opportunity for your work to be put into live practice, everything you do will be directly applied to the Institute and you will be directly involved with the day to day operations of the Podcast and YouTube which has had big-time politicians on such as Jo Jorgensen, Howie Hawkins, and Stephen Fry.


The Institute for Youth in Policy is looking for Video Editing Associates. These are the tasks:

  • Utilize layout software to assemble text, photographs, videos and other content in a pleasing manner
  • Sound edit out filler words and unnecessary words/sentences
  • Responsible for creating design solutions that have a high visual impact
  • Interpreting the given needs and developing a concept to suit their purpose
  • Thinking creatively to produce new ideas and concepts
  • Meet with Podcast and YouTube Director in order to discuss the appearance of the upcoming episode
  • Decide how visuals and articles will be tied together
  • Decide which type of artwork and other visuals will be used for each Video to YouTube

Number of positions available: 3


  • Excellent abilities with Editing , after effect , youtube , instagram
  • Able to work closely in a team
  • Enjoy combining creativity with technical work
  • Able to schedule and prioritize tasks, and you have excellent attention to detail
Video Editor - Manager
role type
Virtual Internship (Ongoing)
Allen Yao
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is YIP?

YIP stands for "Institute for Youth in Policy". The Institute for Youth in Policy conducts and communicates independent, high-quality research to improve nonpartisan education policy and practice. Working with policymakers, researchers, educators, community groups, and others, the Institute seeks to advance evidence-based policies that support empowering and equitable learning for each and every teen. Nonprofit and nonpartisan, the Institute connects policymakers and stakeholders at the local, state, and federal levels with the evidence, ideas, and actions needed to strengthen the education system from preschool through college and career readiness.

What does a typical day at YIP look like?

YIP's current operations are conducted entirely remotely, with a diverse team spanning over 7 time zones. We use 21st century tools like Slack to keep all team members in the loop about what's going on at any given time. All meetings are held virtually as of July 2021; however, we plan to expand our Chapters into schools across the country in hybrid and in-person models, adhering to CDC guidelines.

With regards to leadership structure, our operations are divided into four main "departments": Publishing, Programming, Networks, and Strategic Innovations; each team has a director and most departments have sub-departments. There are also smaller teams that handle our internal affairs: HR, Legal, Tech, and Finance. We are governed by a Board of Directors and meet with members of our Advisory Board on a monthly basis.