Associate Producer/Editor, NNS

Posted: 11/25/2019 | Expires: 12/25/2019

Location: New York City, New York (US)
Category:
Role:
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: Commensurate to experience

We are looking for an Associate Producer/Editor to join Network News Service (NNS), an ABC, CBS, FOX News Cooperative with 556 member stations. NNS provides LIVE Breaking News (7,500 LIVE feeds last year) to all three Networks. As the Associate Producer/Editor, you work alongside colleagues from ABC and CBS in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment. While this is a FOX position, you provide content to the Cooperative.

 

As the Associate Producer/Editor, NNS you have a strong combination of editorial, operational, and logistics experience. You are able to supervise Newsroom operations and editorial content, including, but not limited to, reacting effectively to live breaking News, managing edit assignments, and approving edits and abstracts. Additionally, you have proven leadership skills, understand how to use social media to discover and track stories, and possess the News judgment to prioritize assignments.  You know the digital “tools of the trade”, including non-linear editing and file-based video transfer. Strong News writing and good customer service skills are a must. Knowledge of satellite, fiber, and IP-based transmission is helpful. Assignment Desk experience is a plus.

 

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work with partner networks and their affiliates to plan and coordinate live and breaking News coverage
  • Maintain strong working relationships with partners’ national and regional desks
  • Edit non-linear video
  • Prepare daily News coverage plans for partners
  • Supervise Newsroom operations as required
  • Assist with NNS News features planning
  • Maintain partner News standards and practices
  • Support the strategic goals and mission of NNS

 

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Bachelor's Degree with minimum two years’ related experience
  • Non-linear editing skills are a must
  • Good editorial judgment as well as strong logistical skills
  • Experience in broadcast or affiliate news services a plus
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize is a necessity as well as being detail oriented
  • Ability to react quickly and decisively under deadline pressure
  • Flexibility to work flexible hours, including nights and weekends

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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