Regional News Network (RNN) is a privately owned enterprise based in Rye Brook, NY. RNN has grown from a single broadcast station in New York's Hudson Valley in 1993 reaching less than a quarter million homes to today reaching more than six million homes throughout New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. We pride ourselves in delivering reliability and professionalism to the news and content production businesses and air diverse programming with regional, national and international content partners. RNN owns and operates WRNN-TV, a full-power television station, and RISE Television, a cable network distributed on Time Warner, Verizon FiOS and over the air on WRNN-TV DT2. RNN and its affiliates produce two 24-hour news channels in the New York DMA and two content channels in the Washington D.C. region for its partners. RNN recently built a new state-of-the-art multi-platform content hub based around the philosophy of finding efficiencies by producing content in a centralized model with the latest technology.
RNN employs more than 200 award-winning journalists and multi-platform producers, reporters and editors, and supplemental video resources from regional, national, and international news partners and continues to recruit highly skilled and highly engage staff to further its mission. RNN is currently seeking experienced editors with comprehensive editing skills. Candidates must be organized, detail-oriented, work well under pressure and be able to meet tight deadlines. Must possess thorough knowledge of television production, post production and NTSC / PAL transmission and video standards. Must be flexible and available to work irregular shifts.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable Accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Key Responsibilities :
- Sound mixing techniques and procedures
- Use of advanced editing systems and software, both PC and Mac based
- Perform complex audio and video editing and mixing tasks as well as complex video effects in storytelling and design
- Excellent creative ability and thorough understanding of computer and server technology with good computer skills
Education: Bachelor’s Degree in related field
- Accuracy – Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly.
- Communication, Oral – Ability to communicate effectively with others using the spoken word
- Problem Solving – Ability to find a solution for or to deal proactively with work-related problems.
- Technical Aptitude – Ability to comprehend complex technical topics and specialized information
- Working Under Pressure – Ability to complete assigned tasks under stressful situations.
Experience: Final Cut Pro and basic knowledge of Photoshop required