The Middle East Broadcasting Networks, Inc. (MBN) is seeking a Video Editor for our Post Production team at our Headquarters office in Springfield, Virginia. MBN is a non-profit grantee of the federal government that directly communicates with the people of the Middle East and North Africa through television, radio, and digital media. MBN's mission is to provide objective, accurate, and relevant news and information to the people of the Middle East about the region, the world, and the United States in support of U.S. public diplomacy.
The Video Editor is responsible for editing news and programming projects.
The primary duties and responsibilities of the Video Editor include, but are not limited to:
-Editing news, current affairs, social media and acquired programs.
-Providing creative expertise on projects.
-Providing creative and technical input to facilitate and expedite completion of their projects.
-Performing media management.
-Maintaining the high standards of quality.
-Performing advanced troubleshooting of Adobe Premier.
Experience / Skills
Candidates are required to have:
-2-4 years of hands-on experience in a news or deadline driven program editing environment.
-2-4 years of editing experience with Adobe Premier Pro.
-2-4 years of editing experience with After Effects and PhotoShop.
-Demonstrated knowledge of equipment operation; production techniques; and broadcast industry engineering requirements.
-Proficiency with computers.
-Proven editing and production skills.
-Demonstrated storytelling ability through editing.
-Demonstrated organizational skills and the ability to multitask.
-Ability to work independently and possess excellent people skills.
-Ability to work flexible hours, including holidays, overnights and weekends.
-Verbal and written Arabic communication skills highly desirable.
MBN is an equal opportunity employer committed to workforce diversity.