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Morning Editing Supervisor

Morning Editing Supervisor

• Intermediate Level
Skills: Editor


11Alive is looking for an experienced and creative Editing Supervisor for our morning newscasts on WXIA & WATL.

Category Editor 
Location Location Not Provided
Time Period Full time
Start Date N/A

Job Description

This person will oversee our morning editing team and work collaboratively with producers, anchors, reporters, and photojournalists to manage/execute compelling content for our newscasts and specials.

  • Manage editors, which includes assigning duties, handling schedules, evaluating performance, and ensuring production requests/deadlines are met.
  • Establish, implement, and manage production standards for live programs and specials.
  • Coach/teach editors and reporters on new equipment, templates, and other editing techniques.
  • Evaluate and direct the performance of assigned employees including the implementation of company and departmental goals and the resolution of employee conflict situations.
  • Ensure projects and requests are completed efficiently and on schedule; determine and manage priorities when variables shift.
  • Work with various management on enterprise content.
  • Help develop and grow the look of newscasts.
  • Assist in editing pkgs., VO’s, SOT’s, and special elements.
  • Oversee live shots in ENG for shows, breaking news, streams, etc.
  • Responsible for implementing new editing software/equipment and trouble shoot any operating issues. Also, act as liaison with Engineering Department.
  • Maintain show content folders and video archive filing system.
  • Work with other departments (i.e., Marketing, Digital & Sales) on special projects.
  • Create protocols/processes to streamline workflow.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Experience managing a production team.
  • Minimum of 3 years editing experience for news programs.
  • Skilled at identifying priorities and able to meet deadlines; ability to adapt quickly to changing priorities in a deadline-driven environment.
  • Strong attention to detail with goal of 0% errors in broadcast.
  • Proficiency in non-linear editing, including Edius.
  • Productivity-focused and proven to be a quick problem solver, with ability to overcome technical challenges as necessary.
  • Knowledge and demonstration of creativity, editorial judgment, journalistic ethics, and libel laws.
  • Self-starter, ability to work in a team environment, performing wide range of functions in a boundary-less way.
  • Must have knowledge of the different computer systems that are required to gather video from outside sources. (Web, On Air, You Tube, FTP etc.).

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit 40
Shift Day
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