Video Editor

Location
New York
Posted
Aug 18, 2014
Closes
Sep 17, 2014
Contact
Ms. Hiring Manager
Category
Television
Duration
Full Time
Channel One News, a 10-minute daily news show seen by millions of students, is seeking a skilled, deadline-driven Avid editor to work on higher profile stories and multi-part series, who is an adept story-teller and comfortable working independently. The job is full-time benefited, non-union in New York City.

Responsibilities include:
•Cut news and magazine style packages for air
•Ingest and organize media
•Meet daily delivery deadlines
•Mentor junior editors

Qualifications:
•Expertise in Avid Media Composer/Symphony– at least 5 years’ experience as an Avid editor
•Strong story-telling skills
•Ability to operate independently, make editorial decisions, work without close oversight of a producer
•Comfortable editing with music to support stories
•Proficiency in After Effects and Photoshop
•Attention to detail is a MUST and the skills to operate with consistent accuracy
•Experience in a news or daily production environment a must, daily deadlines will be given and expected to be met
•Excellent organization skills and ability to work in fast-paced environment
•Knowledge of codecs and encoding software, i.e. Adobe Encoder, Sorenson Squeeze
•Flexibility with hours is essential – this is a Sunday through Thursday work-week, and shift length can be effected by breaking news events

Please provide samples of work.


Include cover letter with resume.
Must provide samples of work.

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