Assistant Editor - Digital/TV News - PM

Employer
Location
New York
Posted
Nov 09, 2011
Closes
Dec 09, 2011
Contact
Ms. Bloomberg Recruitment
Category
Television
Duration
Full Time
The Role
The Assistant Editor - Digital/TV News will be responsible for the loading and organization of HD digital media for weekend programming, promos, opens and specials for Bloomberg Television U.S. Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to consolidating and/or transcoding media to an ISIS storage system, posting rough cuts to internal websites, archiving and maintaining projects and dvd duplication. Must be proficient in broadcast and pc/mac software including: Avid Media Composer 5, Final Cut Pro 7, ISIS/UNITY, K2 Connect, Flip Factory and File Transfer Protocol (FTP). Candidates must understand P2 and Xd-cam workflows and have the ability to communicate in technical terms with post-production specialists, including audio mixers, editors, and colorists, as well as with co-producers, post production supervisors, and their assistants. Shift is 3pm-12am, although applicants must be flexible and prepared to work long hours on night/overnight shifts as needed.

Qualifications:
- 2+ years recent/relevant experience
- Proficiency in broadcast and pc/mac software including: Avid Media Composer 5, Final Cut Pro 7, ISIS/UNITY, K2 Connect, Flip Factory and File Transfer Protocol (FTP).
- Strong technical communication skills and teamwork abilities
- Strong sense of urgency and accuracy
- Broad range subject interests (economics, business, world news, technology, design, sports and entertainment)
- Highly proactive and resourceful with content and overcoming challenges
- Solid understanding of journalistic ethics, compliance, and broadcast regulations

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