Editor
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 8/19/2019

Job Description

WKYC in Cleveland is looking for a highly-skilled video editor who can create exciting content for television, social media, and mobile. 

Our ideal candidate is familiar with the latest editing tools and techniques. They create unique and exciting content on all platforms. They are proficient with live news-gathering tools and are able to edit all elements for a fast-paced and highly produced newscast.​

  • Using the latest editing and photography tools.
  • Creative storytelling with the highest journalistic standards.
  • Using creative production techniques such as graphics and new forms of media (viewer pictures, webcam interviews, etc.) to enhance stories.
  • Editing, filing and posting a variety of video elements including voice-overs, packages, bumpers and some promotional material.
  • Encoding video for web and mobile distribution.
  • Ability to operate non-linear edit systems, experience with Edius is a plus.
  • ENG shooting experience is also a plus.
  • Maintaining and being responsible for all issued station equipment and vehicles, in accordance with policy.
  • 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 from multiple TEGNA stations, while constantly monitoring quality control.
  • Performing other tasks as required by supervisor or news managers.​

Job Requirements

Here’s what you need:

  • BA/BS in journalism, communications or related field
  • Experience in photojournalism, non-linear editing, and content management systems
  • Ability to generate creative, engaging, content-driven live shots
  • Demonstrated social media proficiency
  • Demonstrated news judgment, photography experience, and non-linear editing skills
  • Flexible with schedule, reliable and dependable     
  • Understanding of the tenets of professional journalism
  • Knowledge of ENPS, Edius and Axis graphics
  • Organizational skills and the ability to work under constant time pressure deadlines
  • Ability to calmly handle live, breaking news situations and changing events​

 

About TEGNA

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 49 television stations and two radio stations in 41 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and approximately 30 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry’s top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA also delivers innovative and unparalleled solutions for advertisers through TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS). TMS is a one-stop shop that helps businesses thrive through an unmatched suite of services and solutions that reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. 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

What's in it for you? WKYC offers a competitive benefits program to qualified employees. This program includes medical, dental and vision benefits for you, your spouse or partner, and your dependents as well as life insurance, supplemental life, spousal life, child life, accident insurance, and flexible spending accounts. In addition, the Company also provides generous vacation time, sick pay, short-term disability (STD), long-term disability (LTD), a 401(k) Savings Plan and more.
To be considered a candidate for any opening at WKYC – you must complete an online application for an existing opening. Paper resumes or any electronic information received that does not come through the online application process will not be considered part of the applicant pool.