News Editor

A News Editor has an excellent eye for visual compelling storytelling and is passionate about combining strong writing and storytelling with great pictures and sound.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Edit stories, videos, and newscasts on tight deadlines.
  • Nonlinear editing (using Adobe Premiere) of newscast elements including PKGs, VOs, VOSOTs, opens, teases and preproduction material.
  • Effectively collaborates with producers, reporters and managers to produce high quality stories.
  • Maintaining standards for all edited material.
  • Taking in ENG and SNG feeds.
  • Any other editing duties as assigned by news managers.
  • In-person attendance is required

Experience Requirements:

  • Experience with nonlinear editing software (Adobe Premiere or equivalent) required.
  • Military on-air producing experience will be considered.

Qualifications Requirements: 

  • Proficiency editing with Adobe Premiere is a plus.
  • Must be able to handle and juggle multiple editing assignments under strict deadlines.
  • Knowledge of current television production techniques.
  • Familiarity with mass communications law and media responsibilities.
  • Communicate effectively with photographers and producers.
  • Must be able to record multiple feeds on a digital encoding system.
  • Able to search for source materials from multiple outlets and platforms.
  • Able to work in a fast paced, detail-oriented environment with calm, skilled execution.

Education:

  • High School Diploma
  • Some college or technical school preferred.
  • Military training from Defense Information School (DINFOS) is a plus