The E.W. Scripps Company seeking Editor
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 various digital platforms
-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 X
-Knowledge of and proficiency in creating graphics
-Knowledge of Receive Room is preferred
-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
-Must be willing to work holidays, weekends and overnight hours, as needed