Part Time News Editor
CBS Television Stations 8 reviews - Dallas, TX

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KTVT-TV the CBS O&O station in Dallas/Fort Worth has an immediate opening for a Part-time News Editor. We are looking for a visual storyteller with at least two years of professional experience working in a television newsroom. You must be able to demonstrate proficient knowledge of non-linear editing systems and be able to perform well under deadline pressures. Duties include: editing reporter PKGs, VOs, and VOSOTs from raw video for newscasts, recording satellite & ENG feeds and locating archive file video for field crews. This position will require working various schedules including evenings, overnights, and weekends. You must be available for vacation and sick relief on short notice. Experience with Avid Newscutter or Media Composer, Avid Interplay, and Avid iNews a plus.

Required Skills/Experience
RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to: Work closely with the Executive Producer of Specials/Investigations to develop and execute interesting and compelling stories for all broadcasts; Review and edit reporter scripts to ensure accuracy, quality, and compliance with all FCC requirements and legal issues; Work with Creative Services Department to assist in promotion of special projects pieces; Work closely with Sales and Production Departments on station projects; Plan and execute special events coverage; other essential functions as assigned. EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum four (4) years experience as a news producer, reporter, or special projects producer, with at least two (2) of those years in a medium or large market; Bachelor’s or technical degree in Broadcast Journalism, Communications, or allied field preferred; Excellent organizational and communication skills required; Must be results-oriented, innovative, and demonstrate leadership and teamwork

Job Status
Part Time

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CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight...