Contract Job

Video Editor

Big Ten Network

Chicago, IL 01-10-2024
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  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Freelance Video Editor - Big Ten Network
FOX Sports, the industry leader in live events, is the umbrella entity representing Fox Corporation's wide array of multi-platform US-based sports assets. Built with brands capable of reaching more than 100 million viewers in a single weekend, FOX Sports includes the sports television arm of the FOX Network; FS1, FS2, FOX Soccer Plus and FOX Deportes, as well as a joint-venture business in the Big Ten Network and digital properties including and the FOX Sports App. FOX Sports has delivered the most watched television program, NFL's America's Game of the Week on FOX, for fourteen consecutive years.


Big Ten Network is seeking a highly motivated and team-oriented video editor to join our freelance editing team. The ideal candidate has an extensive background in Adobe Premiere Pro, a team-first attitude, 1-2 years of experience working in sports television, and a working knowledge of Big Ten sports. This position will be a hybrid position, with in-office presence strongly preferred for studio shows or other edits that benefit from quick communication or in-person teamwork.

• Edit highlights, B-roll, montages, features, event cut downs, and any other content for Big Ten Network broadcast or departmental needs
• Serve as the liaison between the edit room and control room during Big Ten Network shows and live studio/game broadcasts as needed

• 1+ years of experience as an editor on studio shows, live events, and event cutdowns
• Extensive experience with Adobe Premiere Pro
• Experience mixing audio and color correction
• Flexible to adjust to an ever-evolving production schedule
• Capable working nights, weekends, overnights, and holidays as needed
• Capable of working with minimal supervision when needed
• Capable of working closely with a team
• High-level attention to detail
• High-level time management and multitasking
• Good written, verbal, and organizational skills
• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment on tight deadlines
• Ability to understand and troubleshoot technical problems associated with editing as needed

• Bachelor's degree in communications, broadcasting, radio/TV/film, or equivalent work experience
• Grass Valley Stratus experience
• iNews experience
• Knowledge of Big Ten sports

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