WANF (previously WGCL/CBS46) has served Atlanta communities for more than 50 years with local news, weather, sports, and entertainment. WANF & WPCH are owned by Gray Television, headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. Would you like to work in the #6 market in a city with a thriving economy and a vibrant culture? WANF and WPCH provides the community with award winning local news coverage, dedicated community service, and effective marketing solutions for area businesses. Come to Atlanta for the opportunity. The energy. The chance to dream where there's space to contribute. Where creatives, universities, entrepreneurs, and the world's biggest brands intersect. Atlanta has a unique culture all its own with a young population, a bustling city center packed with urban parks and amenities, and famously walkable neighborhoods.
Atlanta News First is in search of a self-motivated and creative Editor. The Editor is responsible for editing regularly scheduled newscasts and special projects and performs related job duties including archiving and back-up content.
Duties/Responsibilities include (but not limited to):
Essential Job Functions:
70% - Edits video content
20% - Perform related job duties including archiving and back-up content
10% - Communicate with field crews to tune live shots and check audio levels, along with recording various news elements, newscasts and live events for WANF and Peachtree TV.
Specific Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
- Knowledge of current state-of-the-art editing equipment.
- Experience with Avid News-cutter preferred.
- Experience with Edius and other non-linear systems a plus.
- Ability to share signals with other TV affiliates.
- Shooting experience preferred.
- Good attention to detail.
Education: Completion of high school, or equivalent. College degree preferred.
• Minimum of 3 years editing experience in a local news environment, preferably in top 50 DMA. Previous editing experience in a production house environment may substitute for one year of news editing experience.
Qualified, interested applicants may go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', upload your resume, cover letter and references
(Current employees that are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro employee portal)
WANF-TV/Gray Television Group, Inc. is a drug-free company
Gray Television encourages all new employees to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus virus prior by the first workday.
Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g66vkn-44-192-92-49-42 in your application.