The candidate should discuss what has lead to their interest in becoming an editor and working in film or any type of video. They should describe what aspects of their personality make them a good fit for this type of job, including someone who is hands-on and good with technology. They should show a love for the field and a deep understanding of all the responsibilities required of them.
"I wanted to become a film editor because I have always loved watching movies, and always knew that I would someday want to create them. For years I have studied how to sequence scenes and I have learned many techniques on how to edit seamlessly, and I can bring that to your business."