Full Time Job

News Editor

WBTV

Charlotte, NC 07-30-2021
 
  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
NEWS EDITOR (P/T) - WBTV

About WBTV:

WBTV was the first television station to sign on in the Carolinas and is considered the ''most trustworthy source of news and information'' in the area according to research. WBTV First Alert Weather is the certified most accurate forecast for the market as measured by WeatheRate. Being ''On Your Side'' for viewers, clients and the community is the guiding principle of WBTV and helps drive its award-winning newscasts and quality local journalism. Visit www.wbtv.com to learn more.

Job Summary/Description:

This is a part-time position primarily responsible for editing video content for broadcast newscasts as well as digital, social and streaming platforms. You may be cross-trained on ENG operations, helicopter camera operations, videography, assignment desk, and other duties as assigned. Experience required.

Your responsibilities will include (but not be limited to) the following:

◙ Edit video for broadcast, streaming and digital/ social platforms
◙ Other duties as assigned

Qualifications/Requirements:

◙ Non-linear editing experience required
◙ Experience with ENPS and BitCentral systems a plus
◙ Photojournalism experience preferred
◙ Must work well under pressure and meet daily deadlines
◙ Candidate should have good communication skills, experience and/or coursework in journalism
◙ Must be independent and self-sufficient and work well with a team
◙ News is a 24/7 industry requiring schedule flexibility- this is a weekend overnight position and schedule will include working holidays

Come join our dynamic team, go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopening, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now''

As a condition of employment, Gray Television will require that newly hired employees, whether part-time or full-time, be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by the first workday to the extent permitted by applicable law unless you qualify for a medical or religious accommodation.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d87j6q-3-236-55-22-42 in your application.

Company Profile
WBTV

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.