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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox TV Stations

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.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION
The Editor uses raw material to prepare video sequences for publication during newscasts and on digital platforms. Works closely with the Digital Team and Newscast Producers to help identify strong video content for both mediums.

Edits video sequences for air under deadline using editing software
Uses software to restore and archive video in long-term storage
Updates iNews scripts to indicate running times of video sequences and times for graphics to be added over video sequences during live newscasts and special news coverage
Informs producers and writers about any discrepancies between written scripts and edited stories
Works to identify and prepare compelling video content for publication on digital and social media platforms
Prepares file video for use in the field as needed
Edits special reports for sweeps periods
Serves as Editing Coordinator for newscasts when needed
Assists Editing Coordinator by taking in feeds, restoring archive video, and making sure all elements in a rundown are online before deadline
Operates ENG Receive equipment as needed
Requirements: Demonstrated skills in video editing under daily deadline pressure

Familiarity with social media and clipping elements for use in those channels

Organizational skills (including strong digital organization).  A Bachelor’s degree from a four- year college or university preferred.  Two years of experience at a commercial television station as a news video editor is required.

 

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.

 

At FOX, we foster a culture and environment where everyone feels welcome and can thrive. We are deeply committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including attracting, retaining, and promoting diverse talent across our company. We live in a diverse world, with different ideas and different perspectives that come together to spark new ideas and make great things happen. That means reflecting the diversity of the world around us is critical to our company’s success. We ensure that our viewers, communities and employees feel heard, represented, and celebrated both on screen and off.

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