Temporary Job



Remote / Virtual 11-11-2020
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  • Paid
  • Temporary
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

Temporary Editor

The Job

A Temporary Video Editor is needed for daily Facebook Watch show, Go There. "Go There" is a single topic daily news show built for the next generation of news junkies. The show airs on the Facebook Watch platform and feature CNN's talent from around the globe. The program is an innovation lab of sorts, allowing our producers and reporters to experiment with different styles, formats, and tools to engage the audience - all with mobile viewership in mind.

The Daily
• Editor will work closely with a Producer and Senior Producer in a pressure-driven environment on Go There episodes as assigned
• Editor will collaborate with Producer to create a compelling, immersive 7-10 minute episode
• Editor will work with Graphic templates (MOGRTs) within Premiere
• Editor will prepare deliverables, reformatting episode for other platforms when requested
• Editor will need to screen footage quickly and efficiently, and select pivotal scenes with an eye for moving story along
• Editor should be comfortable working in square 1080x1080 format
• Editor should be open to feedback, and be able to address notes from several members of the team
• Editor should be flexible and able to pivot to other projects where needed

The Essentials
• 6+ years Editing experience
• Adobe Premiere Pro proficiency a must-Adobe Photoshop, After Effects knowledge a plus
• Editing in a fast-paced news environment essential
• Outstanding news judgement
• Ability to collaborate with the Go There team
• Experience editing for social platforms a plus
• Ability to work remotely, seamlessly download assets, and upload final video to necessary portals

The Perks
• Access to well-being tools, resources, and freebies
• 2018 Best Company for Working Mothers
• 2018 Best Company for Dads
• An in-house learning and development team to help shape and grow your career
• Part of the WarnerMedia family of powerhouse brands

Company Profile

We are the now and the next. The power behind the people building the future. We are born from the spirit of innovation. We are created from the idea that people around the world want more, need more, deserve more. We are the home of the global digital revolution. We are CNN.