WXIA-TV, a TEGNA owned company, and the NBC affiliate in Atlanta, GA, has an immediate opening for an experienced, energetic Editor/Motion Graphics Artist.
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This position works closely with Executive Producers, Producers, the Creative Content Director and reporting staff in the newsroom. Candidate must possess excellent communication and organizational skills; must work well under pressure, within a team environment and have the ability to think outside-the-box when it comes to creating graphics, animations and editing.
- Edit news and feature stories, voiceovers, teases and other video elements for live shows and pre-taped specials as needed.
- Must have excellent design and animations skills. Candidate must have the ability to generate graphics for reporters, newscast for daily turns or pre-taped elements.
- Ability to collaborate with multiple departments when needed
- Experience in a local newsroom is a must
- Gather professional video and audio when necessary.
- Ability to multi-task, handling editing assignments, capturing feeds and sending and receiving material to and from multiple TEGNA stations, while constantly monitoring quality control.
- ENG; Tune and take in live feeds and organize them for quick access.
- Perform other production duties as assigned.
- Must be team oriented, have a positive attitude, possess good computer skills and strong communication skills. Strong spelling and grammar skills
- Associate or bachelor’s degree preferred
- Broadcast experience required
- Strong skills in Adobe products (Photoshop, Illustrator), After Effects, Cinema 4D (preferred)
- Non-liner editing experience; knowledge of Edius a plus
- Strong customer service and communication skills
- Able to perform under very tight deadlines; ability to multitask and prioritize multiple needs simultaneously
- Able to react to change productively
- College degree with at least two years of newsroom experience
- Ability to determine good audio and picture quality; ability to edit with continuity and creativity on non-linear systems. Edius editing experience a plus
- Experience with Bit Central playback and archive system a plus
- Must be able to work a flexible shift, weekends, occasional overtime, and Holidays
- ENG experience a plus