- Full Time
WTAE-TV, the Hearst-owned ABC affiliate in Pittsburgh, PA is now accepting applications for a part-time News Editor.
· Nonlinear editing (using Adobe Premiere) of newscast elements including PKGs, VOs, VOSOTs, opens, teases and preproduction material.
· Communicating with producers about current stories, show rundowns, and plans for feeds and live shots.
· Ensuring proper storage and organization of media files.
· Maintaining standards for all edited material.
· Taking in ENG and SNG feeds.
· Running the feed center.
· Any other editing duties as assigned by news managers.
· Work varied shifts: overnight, holidays and weekends included.
· Be reliable and available for extra shifts to cover vacations and sick calls.
· Edit using nonlinear editing software (Adobe Premiere).
· Deal with the stress and pressure of time-sensitive newscast production.
· Communicate with producers during newscasts and adjust to changes accordingly.
- 1-2 years of professional experience with nonlinear editing software (Adobe Premiere or equivalent) OR college degree in media or broadcast-related field.
- Videography experience preferred, but not required.
- Military training from Defense Information School (DINFOS) is a plus