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WLEX-P-T Editor

The E.W. Scripps Company
Lexington, KY 40507
  • Job Code
    JR025854

WLEX, the Scripps NBC affiliate inLexington, KY, is seeking a part-time News Editor to join our team! The Editor II will integrate visual content and audio material to create compelling stories, as well as edit daily projects for multiple platforms.

WHAT YOU'LL DO:

  • Capture visual content and edit long-form stories and daily newscasts.

  • Work with Producers, Multi-Media Journalists, and Photojournalists to ensure a high quality product consistent with station's brand.

  • Responsible for operating various news gathering equipment, including but not limited to video camera and video editing equipment.

  • Maintain video archive filing system.

  • Will react to breaking news immediately.

  • Gathers story related materials (sound and video) on tight deadlines,

  • Coordinates remote and studio events, creating synergy between remote and studio productions.

  • Collaborates with affiliates on breaking news stories, sharing information as applicable.

  • May perform other duties as assigned.

WHAT YOU'LL NEED:

  • Associate's degree in Journalism or related field

  • 3+years experiencein related field preferred

WHAT YOU'LL BRING:

  • Knowledge of and proficiency in posting content to the KSTU website

  • Knowledge and demonstration of creativity, editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel laws

  • Proficiency in non-linear editing, including DaVinci Resolve.

ABOUT SCRIPPS:

The E.W. Scripps Company(NASDAQ: SSP) is a diversified media company focused on creating a better-informed world. As the nations fourth-largest local TV broadcaster, Scripps serves communities with quality, objective local journalism and operates a portfolio of 61 stations in 41 markets. The Scripps Net

works reach nearly every American through the national news outlets Court TV and Newsy and popular entertainment brands ION, Bounce, Grit, Laff and Court TV Mystery. Scripps is the nations largest holder of broadcast spectrum. Scripps runs an award-winning investigative reporting newsroom in Washington, D.C., and is the longtime steward of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps has held for decades to the motto, Give light and the people will find their own way.

As an equal employment opportunity employer, The E.W. Scripps Company and its affiliates do not discriminate in its employment decisions on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, 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.

SCRIPPS COMMITMENT TO EQUITY, DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION:
AtScripps, we are committed to a diverse and inclusive culture that reflects the communities we serve.We are intentional about creating anenvironmentwhereemployees, our audiences and other stakeholders feel valued and inspiredto reach their full potential and make authentic connections. We foster a workplace culture that embraces each persons diversity, including the extent to which they are similar or different. Scrippsleaders believe thatan equitable and inclusive culture isnot only the right thing to do, it is a business imperative.Read more about our commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion at scripps.com.

SCRIPPS COMMITMENT TO EQUITY, DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION:
AtScripps, we are committed to a diverse and inclusive culture that reflects the communities we serve.We are intentional about creating anenvironmentwhereemployees, our audiences and other stakeholders feel valued and inspiredto reach their full potential and make authentic connections. We foster a workplace culture that embraces each persons diversity, including the extent to which they are similar or different. Scrippsleaders believe thatan equitable and inclusive culture isnot only the right thing to do, it is a business imperative.Read more about our commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion at scripps.com.

ABOUT SCRIPPS:

The E.W. Scripps Company(NASDAQ: SSP) is a diversified media company focused on creating a better-informed world. As the nations fourth-largest local TV broadcaster, Scripps serves communities with quality, objective local journalism and operates a portfolio of 61 stations in 41 markets. The Scripps Networks reach nearly every American through the national news outlets Court TV and Newsy and popular entertainment brands ION, Bounce, Grit, Laff and Court TV Mystery. Scripps is the nations largest holder of broadcast spectrum. Scripps runs an award-winning investigative reporting newsroom in Washington, D.C., and is the longtime steward of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps has held for decades to the motto, Give light and the people will find their own way.

As an equal employment opportunity employer, The E.W. Scripps Company and its affiliates do not discriminate in its employment decisions on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, 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: 2021-06-09 Expires: 2021-07-08
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