Freelance Editor

Posted: 9/12/2019 | Expires: 10/12/2019

Location: Washington D.C.
Category:
Role:
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Part Time
Salary Description: Commensurate to experience

We are looking for a highly motivated, pro-active, and creative Freelance Editor to join our Washington Bureau for vacation and sick relief. As a Freelance Editor, you have a passion for News and demonstrated knowledge of current events. You must be willing to work weekends and nights and other various shifts.

 

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Turn raw video into News packages and create broadcast quality pieces very quickly in a live environment with a sharp eye for detail
  • Move fast on non-linear edit platforms
  • Prioritize assignments and meet deadlines
  • Be a creative, enthusiastic, solution oriented, team player

 

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • A bachelor’s degree and or relevant work experience
  • Flexibility with work schedule, including early mornings, evenings and weekends
  • 2-3+ years of experience in non-linear editing with Adobe Premier Pro
  • Demonstrated news editorial judgment and broadcast experience.
  • Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop and After Effects is preferred. Knowledge and Sapphire/Boris plug-ins is also a plus.
  • Great time management skills
  • Ability to work well with producers
  • Ability to take direction and work independently

Under the FOX banner, we produce and distribute content through some of the world’s leading and most valued brands, including: FOX News, FOX Sports, the Fox Network, and the FOX Television Stations.

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