Freelance Video Editor
Posted: 8/16/2019 | Expires: 9/15/2019
Location: New York City, New York (US)
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Part Time
Salary Description: Commensurate to experience
We are looking for a Freelance Video Editor to join our Fox News family. As a Freelance Video Editor, you are part of a collaborative team effort to provide highly creative and technically sound content across multiple platforms for Fox News entities. You are a team player who is open to sharing creative and technical input to provide a cohesive look on all content. You will be challenged to think on your feet and deliver solutions to diverse requests in a fast paced News environment!
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
- Work on a variety of programs delivering distinctive and stylized work under demanding deadlines across both networks
- Display initiative and focus to remain as productive as possible when working either collaboratively or independently
- Serve as the ‘last line of defense’ on all audio/video requirements so no technical or editorial mistakes occur on air
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
- A passion for News and have demonstrated knowledge of current events
- 2 -5 years of experience in non-linear editing on Final Cut Pro 7; Strong working knowledge with Adobe Premiere Pro is required.
- Demonstrated News editorial judgment and broadcast experience a plus
- Ability to turn raw video into News packages and create broadcast quality pieces very quickly in a 24-hour breaking News environment
- A sharp eye for detail and can work seamlessly and quickly on non-linear editing platforms
- Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop and After Effects
- Knowledge of Sapphire/Boris plug-ins
- Creative, enthusiastic, solution oriented, team player who is flexible with their work schedule, including early mornings, evenings, weekends and overnights
- Include a link to your reel along with your resume
- Fox News is a 24/7 operation. Availability for both weekend and overnight shifts is highly recommended.