Editor
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 9/14/2020

Job Description

WATL/WXIA is seeking a Full-Time Video Editor. Strong candidates understand how news video exists on-air and digital. Qualified candidates must be ready and able to create high quality content that meets deadlines. 
 

  • Creative story telling of the highest journalist standards.
  • Editing a variety of video elements including voice-overs, SOTS, packages, graphics and teases
  • Ability to operate non-linear edit systems, experience with Edius and Adobe Creative Cloud (Premiere, After Effects & Photoshop) is a plus.
  • Must have a professional demeanor and work well/as a team player with news team and staff at all times.
  • Ability to multi-task, handling editing assignments and capturing feeds and FTP material, while constantly monitoring quality control.
  • Ability to operate Troll Microwave System and TVU System

 

Job Requirements

  • Must have 3 - 5 years of experience as a non-linear editor – preferably in a local TV news department environment.
  • Ability to create/edit material for on-air broadcasts and web, while meeting deadlines.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours, including weekends, holidays and overtime as needed.
  • We put a premium on personal integrity, teamwork, accountability, problem solving and a strong work ethic.

About TEGNA

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 62 television stations and four radio stations in 51 markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching over 38 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks Justice Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.

 

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

Job Snapshot

About Us

Be a part of the most awarded media team in Atlanta by joining the Networks of 11Alive!  The Networks of 11Alive include WXIA-TV, WATL-TV, Bounce TV, Antenna TV and numerous digital and social media products and are a part of the highly-respected TEGNA Media portfolio.  Salespeople, storytellers, marketing gurus, digital experts and production specialists all feel at home here and it’s where Atlanta’s most creative personalities feel inspired!
Every day, all of us at 11Alive are given the rare opportunity to effect change for the good of Metro Atlanta.  We vow to make life better for the people we serve.  We get results.  We can do this because people trust us to do the right thing.  We don’t take that trust for granted.  We know it is earned every day, in every conversation, in every story.  We are changing the face of local news … by serving the greater good of our community.

11Alive is here to:

  •     Hold the powerful accountable.
  •     Inform and enlighten.
  •     Seek truth, seek action, and seek solutions.
  •     Be a voice for the voiceless.
  •     Hold ourselves and other people accountable.
  •     Celebrate those who make our community better.