News Editor

WKMG-TV posts full-time job

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Edit news broadcasts and cut-ins (packages, voice-overs, sots and teases) for newscasts.  
  • Coordinate with producers on rundowns and scripts while adhering to strict deadlines.
  • Ensure feeds and air-checks are rolled on, schedule and logged
  • Work closely as a team player in a competitive environment with producers, reporters, photographers, assignment desk and live-shot coordinators.

 

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

 

  • Multi-talented individual must have 1-2 years experience as an editor.
  • Photography, writing and producing skills preferable.
  • Edit quickly and accurately on non-linear edit systems. 
  • Juggle numerous projects at once in a fast-paced environment with persistent deadlines and changing priorities.
  • Work flexible hours, including overnight, evenings, weekends and holidays.
  • A positive attitude that includes discretion, maturity and composure -- especially under pressure.
  • Valid driver’s license and safe driving record.

 

LOCATION OF POSITION:

WKMG-TV

4466 N. JOHN YOUNG PARKWAY

ORLANDO, FL 32804

TO APPLY PLEASE CONTACT:

Send resume to: Chief Photographer Darran Caudle at dcaudle@wkmg.com; no phone calls please

Note:  All of the essential functions of this position are not necessarily described in this posting.
Any offer of employment is conditional on successful completion of pre-employment drug screen, background checks, required reference checks and educational degree verification.

WKMG-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  In addition to complying with the requirements of federal law, WKMG-TV will comply with applicable state and local laws prohibiting employment discrimination.
 

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