The Editor II integrates visual content and audio material to create compelling stories as well as completing daily editing projects for multiple platforms.
Capture visual content and edit long-form stories and daily newscasts as needed
Work with producers, multi-media journalists and photojournalists to ensure a high quality product consistent with station's brand
Responsible for operating various news gathering equipment, including but not limited to video camera and video editing equipment
Maintain video archive filing system
Knowledge of and proficiency in posting content to the television station Web site
Knowledge and demonstration of creativity, editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel laws
Reacts to breaking news on an immediate basis.
Gathers story related materials (sound and video) on a timely basis.
Coordinates remote and studio events, creating synergy between remote and studio productions.
Collaborates with affiliates on breaking news stories, sharing of information.
Perform other duties as assigned
Education & Experience/Certifications
Associate's degree in journalism or related field
Minimum of 2 years' experience in related field preferred.
Skills & Abilities
Proficiency in non-linear, editing, including Final Cut Pro.
Valid driver's license, driving record in compliance with station policy, and proof of insurability (liability limits of $100,000 per person/$300,000 per accident/$50,000 property as defined by station policy