Title: Editor (Part-time)
Department: Tech Op (News)

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Edit newscast elements for WCCO’s weekend newscasts, primarily during overnight or early morning hours.
  • Work closely with show producers, reporters and other editors.
  • Edit daily stories under deadline pressure using non-linear editing systems.
  • Work with reporters and producers to create stories that are visually appealing and meaningful.
  • Maintain assigned equipment in good working order and report equipment problems to supervisor.
  • Complete work within newscast deadlines.
  • Uphold journalistic, ethical and professional standards consistent with company policies and values.
  • Perform other duties, which may be assigned by a newsroom manager.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Candidate must have the ability to work quickly and efficiently on deadline and under pressure.
  • Should be well versed in the operation of news editing systems and newsroom computer systems.
  • Must be reliable, and able to learn new technologies for news gathering/editing.
  • Must have strong communication skills
  • Operating proficiency of non-linear editing on FCPX, Avid, Edius or a similar system
  • At least one year experience editing in a medium to major market.
  • Must be flexible to working all shifts including overnights and weekends.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Two-year degree preferred.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

  • Please include link to resume reel.

ONLY ONLINE APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED
Click here to apply online.

(NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE)

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