Video Editor
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 8/25/2019

Job Description

KGW, TEGNA’s NBC affiliate in Portland, OR is seeking a Part-Time Video Editor.  Strong candidates understand how news video exists on three screens (television, internet, mobile), and are prepared to edit/produce on all three.  Qualified candidates must be ready and able to quickly create high quality content and the content must be ready for air or web-posting in a timely manner.  

Responsibilities of the position include: 

  • Creative story telling of the highest journalist standards;
  • Editing, filing and posting a variety of video elements including voice-overs, packages, high-end animations and bumpers.
  • Encode video for web and mobile distribution;
  • Ability to operate non-linear edit systems, experience with Edius and Adobe Creative Cloud (Premiere & After Effects) is a plus;
  • ENG shooting experience is also a plus;
  • Maintain and be responsible for all issued station equipment and vehicles, in accordance with policy;
  • 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 from multiple TEGNA stations, while constantly monitoring quality control. 

 

 

Job Requirements

Requirements include:

  • Must have 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.
  • Create complex graphics and animation, utilizing independent judgment, creativity, and computer technology.
  • Operate live-stream broadcasts
  • Must be able to work flexible hours, including weekends and overtime as needed;
  • Must be able to work overnights;
  • We put a premium on personal integrity, teamwork, accountability, problem solving and a strong work ethic.
  • Experience in Edius, Adobe Premiere and Adobe After Effects

To be considered a candidate for an opening at KGW you must complete the online application on the job page found on:  www.kgw.com/about and attach your resume and cover letter. Paper resumes or any electronic information received that do not come through the online application process will not be considered part of the applicant pool.   

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

Come join KGW, the NBC affiliate in beautiful Portland, Oregon. Be part of a team that’s dedicated to serving and making a difference in our community. KGW hires dynamic and talented journalists, digital media experts, marketing masterminds, and customer-focused sales executives.

KGW produces 7 hours of local news and programming every weekday. The station also maintains an award-winning website dedicated to providing unique and in-depth reporting on issues that most affect our community. All of this content is easily accessed through our multiple digital apps. Wherever people need news and information, KGW is there.

When you join our company, you join an organization based on strong values: community, integrity, innovation, and teamwork. KGW offers a competitive benefits program that includes medical, dental and vision benefits for you, your spouse or partner and your dependents as well as life insurance, a 401(k) Savings Plan, and more.
 
With nearly 60 years in the Portland market, come join the most respected TV station in Oregon!