Cablevision Division Newsday Media Group Department Name New Media Content Development Job Location NY / Suffolk County / 235 Pinelawn Road Requisition ID 19330BR Position Type Full Time Description Newsday has an exciting opportunity for a Multimedia Producer to join our Interactive/Digital news team!!!! The Multimedia Producer will be responsible for visually covering spot news, general news, features, sports, business and web only assignments in a professional journalistic manner in whatever medium - video, photography, audio, etc. - is most appropriate for the assignment. Job requires proven visual story-telling ability, proficiency in video, audio, digital photography processes (including Photoshop, Photo Mechanic, Final Cut, Soundtrack Pro, Motion, and other video and audio editing software) as well as proficiency with studio lighting and techniques. General computing skills such as text editors, spreadsheets, FTP, HTML as well as the ability to write clean copy are essential. Qualifications The ideal candidate will:
o Have a Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 2 to 4 years experience in multimedia production within the publishing, television or interactive arena.
o Self-starter, able to find, assign and complete long term projects.
o Incredible visual storytelling ability.
o Proven ability to edit and post multiple assignments on deadline.
o Working knowledge of DSLR video production, as well as broadcast quality cameras.
o Have strong HTML skills, working knowledge of video and audio for the web and a familiarity with Photoshop.
o Working knowledge of other major online video sites (Youtube, Hulu, etc) and how video is consumed by audience
o Have reliable transportation as daily travel will be required; flexible scheduling with nights and weekends are also required to edit work and keep up with breaking news stories and user-generated content online.
o Flexibility to travel for assignments as needed.
Cablevision Systems Corp. - 18 months ago
Cablevision Systems Corporation is a leading telecommunications and media company with a portfolio of operations that includes a full suite...