Editor (Silver Spring)

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The Editor is responsible for managing, organizing prioritizing and executing the Production Facility’s editing assignments. Additionally the editor is responsible for QC and encoding.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Editing programming, with a primary responsibility in news, along with web content, marketing materials and presentations

  • Program finishing, including color correction, audio leveling graphic overlays and output to file or videotape
  • Creation of files for use on-air, from videotape and file sources
  • Troubleshooting and initiating repair, in the event of equipment failure.
  • Quality control (technical and editorial) of program and promo master files to ensure adherence to on-air editorial and technical standards and specifications.
  • Completion of accurate and detailed QC evaluation reports.
  • Other duties, as needed.

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES:

  • Must be well versed in post production and skilled as an Avid Editor.
  • Must be able to run both highly technical and highly creative edit sessions.
  • Ability to work with Adobe Photoshop and After Effects required.
  • Working knowledge of MS Windows MS Word and Excel.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • The ability to multi-task.
  • The ability to work effectively under changing priorities and challenging deadlines.
  • Legal right to work in the United States.

EDUCATION/EXPEREINCE:

At least 10 years editing experience. Background in news and long form program editing.

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