A video editor is a professional responsible for editing and manipulating video footage to create a final product for different types of media platforms. They use software tools and techniques to arrange and trim video shots, add special effects, and integrate soundtracks and voiceovers to create a cohesive and visually appealing final video. Video editors work on a variety of projects, including films, TV shows, music videos, commercials, and social media content. They must have a strong understanding of video production techniques and possess strong technical skills to effectively use video editing software. Additionally, they should have a creative eye and the ability to tell a story through the footage they edit. Video editors may work as part of a production team or as freelancers, and may collaborate with producers, directors, and other creative professionals to achieve the desired outcome for a project.