Video Editor
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 9/16/2019

Job Description

WXIA-TV, a TEGNA owned company, and the NBC affiliate in Atlanta, GA, has an immediate opening for an experienced, energetic Video Editor. This position works closely with executive producers, producers and reporting staff in the newsroom. The ideal candidate possesses excellent communication and organizational skills; must work well under pressure, within a team environment and have the ability to think outside-the-box when it comes to editing.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Edit news and feature stories, voiceovers, teases and other video elements for live shows and pre-taped specials as needed.
  • Experience in a local newsroom is a must
    • Gather professional video and audio when necessary. 
    • Ability to multi-task, handling editing assignments, capturing feeds and sending and receiving material to and from multiple TEGNA stations, while constantly monitoring quality control.  
  • After Effects and Photoshop experience a plus.  
  • ENG; Tune and take in live feeds and organize them for quick access. 
  • Perform other production duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

  • Must be team oriented, have a positive attitude, possess good computer skills and strong communication skills. Strong spelling and grammar skills.
  • Non-linear editing experience; knowledge of Edius a plus.
  • Strong customer service and communication skills
  • Able to perform under very tight deadlines; ability to multitask and prioritize multiple needs simultaneously
  • Able to react to change productively
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including holidays, evenings, weekends and occasional overtime.
  • College degree with at least two years of newsroom experience.
  • Ability to work under time pressure deadlines; ability to multitask and prioritize multiple needs simultaneously
  • Ability to determine good audio and picture quality; ability to edit with continuity and creativity on non-linear systems.
  • Experience with Bit Central playback and archive system a plus.
  • Must be able to work a flexible shift, weekends, occasional overtime and Holidays. 
  • ENG experience a plus.

 

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

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.