Part Time News Editor

Location Charlotte, North Carolina Job Number 1712437 Brand WSOC Television, Inc.

Description

WSOC-TV, the Cox Media Group’s ABC affiliate in Charlotte, is seeking a part-time, creative, technically savvy, outside-the-box-thinking News Video Editor to assist with our early morning newscasts.    

Candidate should be able to make quick decisions for live news shows, be an excellent communicator and able to deal with tight deadlines working in a high energy, fast paced newsroom. Position requires early morning and weekend hours. Videography, digital and web experience a plus.  

Responsibilities:
  • Edit to script
  • Edit news content from network sources
  • Edit packages and other forms of content from WSOC photographers
  • Edit special elements for newscasts and other productions
  • Prioritize workload and manage the delivery of video accurately
  • Take in and organize live feeds
  • Use news judgment to choose shots that reflect the vision of WSOC-TV.

Qualifications

  • 4 year college or trade school degree preferred
  • 6 months Avid or other non-linear editing experience
  • COX-274


About Cox Media Group

Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company. The company’s operations currently include broadcast television stations, radio stations, daily newspapers and non-daily publications; and digital sites and services, like Rare.us, Clark.com, Dawg Nation, SEC Country, Hookem.com, Mundo Hispanico, Southern Kitchen and All22. Additionally, CMG operates the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps - the country’s biggest television rep firm - Gamut, and Videa. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.



Organization: Cox Media Group

Primary Location: US-NC-Charlotte-1901 N Tryon St

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Schedule: Part-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing