Freelance News Media Manager / Editor
WABC-TV in NYC has an immediate opening for a Freelance News Media Manager/Editor. Responsibilities include: managing media ingests, digital file conversion and import, uploading and downloading media elements from third party sources. In addition, this person will be responsible for the management/coordination of content during live newscasts, including coordinating communication between technical and editorial mangers, supervising/assigning Editors, news editing, monitoring and quality control of live transmissions, and monitoring the news rundown.
The successful candidate will have a minimum of 3 years television news editing experience, and multiple years of experience working in a TV newsroom exercising editorial judgment. Must be proficient in non-linear editing techniques (Premiere preferred), computer literate, as well as experience with one or more newsroom systems such as AP ENPS, iNews or Dalet.
This individual must be highly organized and used to working under tight deadlines while working on multiple, overlapping projects. The News Media Manager will work closely with News Producers and Management to ensure the timely and accurate production of newscasts, special reports and special segments. Must be willing to work any shift and weekends.
To apply, please send resume to email@example.com
No telephone calls, please.
WABC-TV, an owned station of ABC, Inc., is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity