Avid Video Editor

Employer
EWTN
Location
Washington D.C. 20002
Salary
Competitive annual salary + benefits, retirement plan, PTO, holidays
Posted
May 30, 2019
Function
Production
Metro Area
Washington
Duration
Full Time

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

The Video Editor is responsible for editing daily newscasts, social media, promotional material and marketing content, including set up and operation of all editing equipment, video, and audio sources to provide broadcast quality programming.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  

  • Professionally edits using Avid Media Composer software.
  • Stays calm and focused working under deadline in a fast-paced TV broadcast newsroom with its ever-changing content and requirements on a daily basis.
  • Coordinates with executives, producers and writers of EWTN News Nightly on the daily needs of the program.
  • Edits news elements paying strict attention to the facts and details.
  • Ensures that all projects are completed in a timely manner, meeting all existing technical and stylistic protocols.
  • Creates and sends trouble reports related to equipment to supervisor and engineering.
  • Maintains knowledge of industry standards and trends related to the video post-production field.
  • Edits and Posts segments related to Online Services and Social Media platforms.
  • Performs additional duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:  

  • Minimum of five (5) years’ experience in broadcast or cable TV.
  • Three to five years’ experience in news style editing and promotional material.
  • Experience in Avid Media Composer.
  • Ability to work with producers as well as independently when necessary.
  • Ability to analyze problems and work with engineer to correct in a timely manner.
  • Knowledge of Avid Media Composer, Adobe After Effects and Photoshop.
  • Understanding of the Catholic Faith and EWTN’s mission.

EDUCATION:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in broadcasting, film, communications, or equivalent technical training and experience.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Benefits: Medical, dental, FSA, vision care, life insurance, short & long term disability, 403(b) retirement plan with employer match, CDU Educational assistance, paid time off, and 10 paid holidays. EOE

Please submit cover letter including salary requirements and resume via email for consideration.

To learn more about EWTN and our mission, please visit our website at www.ewtn.com. 

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