WESH 2/CW18 has an opening
for a motivated and creative part-time News Editor to work in a very
competitive news market. This position will edit video, bring in liveshots and
gathering content from feeds as well as field crews. Our ideal
candidate has an excellent eye for visual compelling storytelling and is
passionate about combining strong writing and storytelling with great pictures
Edit stories, videos,
and newscasts on tight deadlines.
(using Adobe Premiere) of newscast elements including PKGs, VOs, VOSOTs, opens,
teases and preproduction material
collaborates with producers, reporters and managers to produce high quality
for all edited material.
Take in ENG and SNG
feeds, as well as collect video via ftp and other delivery methods
Any other editing
duties as assigned by news managers.
equivalent work experience
Ability to work on
linear and non- linear equipment.
with Adobe Premiere.
Ability to edit on
non- linear equipment, including Final Cut Pro, Avid and Edius.
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.
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.
Work overnight hours
High School Diploma
Some college or
technical school preferred or equivalent work experience