- Morning Editor/Digital Video Journalist

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Morning Editor/Digital Video Journalist


Morning Editor/Digital Video Journalist

• Emerging Level


WJHL is looking for a morning editor who will edit video for the morning show, write stories for broadcast and web, and shoot video of news events.

Category Editor  Journalist/Reporter  Photographers  Video Editor  Video Producer 
Location Johnson City, Tennessee Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Dec 05, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

  • Organizes and edits together raw footage into a continuous whole according to scripts or instructions for newscasts and other programming
  • Reviews assembled on screens or monitors to determine whether corrections are necessary
  • Trims recorded segments to specified lengths and reassembles segments into sequences that present stories with maximum effect
  • Determines the specific audio and visual effects necessary to complete spots
  • Sets up and operates computer editing systems, electronic titling systems, video switching equipment, and digital video effects units to produce a final product
  • Selects and combines the most effective shots of each scene to form a logical and smoothly running story
  • Shoots video for news reports
  • Writes news stories for the web and broadcasts
  • Conducts interviews with news subjects
  • Confers with other personnel to discuss assignments, logistics and shot requirements
  • Sets up, composes and executes video shots
  • Maintains video equipment
  • Edits video clips for television broadcasts and Digital content
  • Operates live microwave, satellite trucks and live Backpack TVU equipment
  • Performs other duties as assigned
 Requirements & Skills:
  • College degree or equivalent related experience is required
  • Fluency in English
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
  • Proficiency with video editing equipment
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Working knowledge of Adobe Premier helpful

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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