Nexstar Media Group

  • News Video Editor

    Requisition ID
    2019-6505
    Category
    News
    Job Locations
    US-TN-Memphis
    Position Type
    Regular Part-Time
  • Company Overview

    Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the largest TV station operator in the country. With the reach of 171 television stations in 100 markets addressing nearly 38.7% of US television households, and a diversified, growing digital media operation.  Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the parent company of Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. & Nexstar Digital LLC.  Learn more at www.nexstar.tv.

    EEO Statement:

    Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

    Position Summary

    WATN-WLMT ABC affiliate in Memphis, TN, is seeking a video editor for its news department. The news video editor must be capable of editing all video elements of our newscasts. 

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    The ideal candidate will be able to edit video from producer and reporter scripts with accuracy, consistency and meet strict deadlines.  He or she will have a solid grasp of the technical aspects of video editing while being able to shape sound and images to tell a compelling story.  He or she will also be responsible for tuning in live shots, making sure newscasts are recorded, and sending video to sister stations and the network, as needed. The news editor must also know how to post video to the station’s website. Previous non-linear editing experience and strong computer skills are required.  An editor should be conversant with all news editing equipment, audio recording equipment, routing switchers, microwave receive units, and be able to coordinate live shots.  Knowledge of Canopus Edius and the Bit Central digital news content delivery system is a plus.  Please include link to demo reel.

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