Spectrum Networks is looking for passionate, talented and driven individuals with an eagerness to join the best and most dedicated in gathering, producing and delivering stories that make a difference within a 24-hour breaking news environment. Our commitment is to engage viewers with relevant and timely news that is important to the local communities we serve.
What we’re looking for a Video Editor to edit video packages. Includes scripts for special content, politics and breaking news. This may relate to important daily news coverage, franchise, feature, or special event coverage and documentaries. Major responsibilities include but are not limited to:
-Transcode and convert content to be used for editing.
-Edit voice-overs, sound bites, packages and shows for air.
-Use creativity and sound news judgment to create interesting content.
-Make certain all video and sound meet quality standards. Maintain and enhance established editorial tone and company/network/program image. Ensure photographic and media quality.
-Conceptualize story presentation with correspondents, photographers, producers and management staff.
-Analyze subject material, select equipment, lighting, angle and background; select and present subject to achieve desired effect, with attention to lighting, background composition and style.
-Choose and utilize a wide variety of photographic equipment, including lenses, lightings, filters, etc.
-Use photo software to modify and create images meeting defined style requirements; edit and enhance images; apply special effects and color correction as needed.
-Perform other duties as assigned.
Experience / Skills
-Ability to read, write, speak and understand English
-Strong knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro CC
-Ability to quickly troubleshoot technical issues with editing software and equipment
-Ability to read video scopes and audio levels
-Understanding of digital workflows and file-based delivery
-Must be able and willing to work different shifts and be flexible with schedule changes
Education & Experience:
-High School Diploma required; Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree preferred.
-5+ years experience news editing.
-3+ years long form, magazine shows and documentaries.
About Spectrum Networks
What is Spectrum Networks: Spectrum Networks is a growing organization, home of 27 Local News Channels nationwide and 9 Local/Regional Sports Channels, inclusive of 3 Los Angeles based Sports Networks. Spectrum Networks is the news and sports division of Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR), the leading broadband communications company and the second-largest cable operator in the United States.