Fox Television Stations is one of the nation’s largest owned-and-operated network broadcast groups, comprising 29 stations in 18 markets and covering over 37% of U.S. television homes. This includes seven duopolies in the top 10 markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix, Orlando and Seattle.
Experience / Skills
FOX 5 TV in Washington DC is looking for an Electronic News Gathering (ENG) Editor who is motivated by working in a graphic-intense, high-production value, fast-paced news environment. The ENG Editor will create high-quality product for various newscasts using state of the art, non-linear editing equipment while under specific and stringent time constraints. Must have working knowledge and experience with Edius editing platform, Bitcentral newsroom system and iNews highly preferred. Candidates must be able to demonstrate their understanding of what elements go into good storytelling and how to apply the appropriate techniques into the work product. This position may require cross training into other areas of the news operation. Must be a self-starter and able to work efficiently in fast-paced surroundings, both independently and in a team environment. This position requires daily collaboration with other members of the production teams to create compelling news content for air to grow ratings and maintain viewer interest. HS diploma or equivalent required, college degree preferred. 3+ years’ experience with news or related editing for on-air product required. Weekends, holidays and varied hours required. Candidates must submit link(s) with samples of editing work.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.