Freelance Video Editor
Altice USA, Edison, NJ
One of the largest broadband communications and video services providers in the United States
We are Altice USA; a family of businesses that includes Optimum, Optimum Mobile, Optimum Business, A4 advertising, Cheddar, and News12. Our common goal is connecting our customers to friends and family, shows they love, advertising that resonates and news that matters. We're building a workforce that thrives on collaboration, inclusion, and innovation. We hope connecting you to a potential role is just the beginning.
News 12 New Jersey is looking for the right freelance candidate to edit video for news programs, live coverage, breaking news and other productions and promotions. The Editor will work independently or as part of a team to create pictures and sound which accurately and fairly represent the news, recording raw video and audio and turning it into finished product. Will drive news vehicles and/or live-transmission vehicles and operate production and transmission equipment. The person in this role will be accountable for maintaining assigned equipment, including news vehicles, cameras, lights, editors and peripheral gear, initiating repairs when necessary.
- Associates degree in Broadcasting or Television Production preferred, Master’s degree is a plus.
- Minimum one year of experience in a television field production preferred.
- Ability to work independently or as part of a team.
- Knowledge in current and emerging newscast technologies.
- Basic knowledge of news operations and practices helpful.
- Ability to communicate effectively.
- Ability to work under pressure and to meet deadlines.
- Flexible schedule with ability to work nights, weekends and holidays.
- Valid driver's license and a good driving record
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About Altice USA
Altice USA is a communications and media company that enables its customers through the power of connectivity. With a relentless focus on challenging today’s norm while developing the telecommunication of the future, our products and services bring people closer together and connect them to the things that matter most to them, faster and more easily than ever before.
From high-speed broadband and ultra-HD video, to digital advertising solutions, local news, telephony, and wireless offerings, we are making connections possible around the country -- to businesses, to consumers, to communities, to schools, to hospitals, and everyone in between.