15 days old

Producer/Editor

The E.W. Scripps Company
Chicago, IL 60602
  • Job Code
    JR021381

Newsy is looking for a talented Producer/Editor to support and contribute to the anti-partisan and independent, solutions-focused journalism we deliver on cable and our award-winning streaming TV apps for a vibrant, smart audience. We put a premium on high production value, so our next team member will have a keen eye for great video.

What youll do:

The Producer/Editor will work with producers to source and edit both original and found footage video. You're a perfect fit if you are a talented creative who's passionate about both video and sound. Youll have a proven record in great editing is. You are expert in Final Cut video editing software, Premiere suite skills are a plus. The fun part will be bringing Newsy brand equity to life through creative production and editing.

  • Oversee video editing of daily editorial content in collaboration with reporters and content producers
  • Ingest and export video and graphic files to content management system and live show production system
  • Develop systems to mine for the best video and graphic content available to best produce stories
  • Work with show Producer/Director to put video to best use for live newscasts
  • Develop best archiving practices in collaboration with newsroom leadership
  • Publish show segments to multiple platforms

What youll bring:

  • Proficiency with Final Cut Pro; Motion skills a plus
  • Excellent editorial judgment
  • Ability to manage multiple projects at once
  • Meet live show deadlines and work under pressure
  • Strength in system development preferred
  • Works with minimal supervision and is relied upon to practice very strong judgment while developing content
  • Experience working in a dynamic, fast-paced newsroom environment strongly preferred
  • People and project leadership/management experience strongly preferred
  • FCP proficient required, Adobe desired

Education & Experience/Certifications

  • BS/BA in journalism, communication or related field preferred
  • Three-plus years experience in television/linear production required

Work Environment

  • A moderate level of mobility is required in expediting work flow processes and procedures
  • A relatively high degree of mental acuity and social skills are necessary to successfully interact with coworkers, newsroom supervisors, and the general public, often under time-sensitive conditions
  • Must be physically able to sit at a workstation and maintain productivity for upwards of eight (8) hours on occasion
  • Travel rarely required
  • Must be able to work weekends, holidays, and overtime as needed

About Newsy

Newsyis an over-the-top news network that provides "news with the why," built to inform and engage by delivering today's top stories across platforms. Its content is available in on-demand and linear formats on over-the-top (OTT) services including Hulu, Apple TV, Sling TV, Watchable from Comcast, Pluto TV, Roku, Amazon Fire TV and Google Chromecast; connected television including Xumo; on mobile for iOS, Android and Kindle Fire; and at newsy.com.

As an equal employment opportunity employer, The E.W. Scripps Company and its affiliates do not discriminate in its employment decisions on the basis on race, sex, sexual orientation, gender, color, religion, age, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, citizenship or national origin, and military membership or veteran status, or on any other basis which would be in violation of any applicable federal, state or local law. Furthermore, the company will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship for the company.







Posted: 2020-01-08 Expires: 2020-02-06
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