NewsNation is currently searching for a editor for our national newscasts, based in our new Chicago studios.
Live Event / On Location Services
Greater Chicago Area
Oct 17, 2022
This opportunity is for someone that doesn't mind rolling up their sleeves and do something few have done before – launch a new 24-hour news network.
- Editing assignments will range from quick voice overs, news packaged, to long form documentary style pieces, and maintain sound news judgment
- Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.
- Five plus (5+) years’ editing experience in fast-paced live television environment required
- Must be proficient in Adobe Premiere.
- Must work well in a collaborative team environment, be able to multitask. A problem solver and quick thinker to resolve existing issues and to find work arounds.
- Working knowledge of common business software applications, particularly Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
- Must be self-sufficient and have a “press-on-regardless” attitude.
- All day parts (mornings, evenings, weekends, and holidays) may be a part of the schedule with overtime as situations demand.
- Bachelor’s degree in Communications or related field preferred.
This is an IBEW union position and union membership is required.