Nexstar Media Group Editor I, News in Billings, Montana
Essential Duties & Responsibilities :
Plans and develops local news programs: researches and develops ideas writes scripts; etc.
Produces program(s): editor, videographer, and/or audio/lighting specialist
Post-production: edits videotape; Video and Graphics
Assist in repair and upkeep of studio and production sets and properties
Participate in the design of video graphics, titles, music, and creative look of shows;
Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned
Requirements & Skills :
BA or BS degree in TV/Radio Production with an emphasis on Television Production or related experience
*Related experience will be evaluated by Company management and may be substituted based on years of experience.
Working knowledge of television production techniques and extensive experience with automation is necessary
Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community
Creative decision-making skills
Skill in organizing resources and establishing priorities
Ability to create, compose, and edit written materials
Knowledge of professional audio/video and staging techniques, facilities, and equipment
Knowledge of professional audio and/or video tape editing and post-production procedures, techniques, and standards
Ability to formulate broadcast programming concepts and to plan, develop, and implement live and/or pre-recorded television programs
Knowledge of television graphic design methods and techniques
Knowledge of television production set design principles and techniques
Knowledge of television programming concepts, principles, methodology, and techniques
The candidate must be willing to work flexible hours including weekends and some holidays
Must have a valid driver’s license and good driving record.
Physical Demands & Work Environment :The Creative Services Assistant must be able to sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, work outdoors in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions. Must be proficient in Adobe Creative Production Suite. (Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop, Audition, Illustrator, and Media Encoder) In addition, the Creative Services Assistant must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 50 pounds.
ABC 6 and FOX 4 are Equal Opportunity Employers.
Nexstar Media Group (NASDAQ: NXST) is a leading diversified media company that leverages localism to bring new services and value to consumers and advertisers through its traditional media, digital and mobile media platforms. Its wholly owned operating subsidiary, Nexstar Inc., consists of three divisions: Broadcasting, Digital, and Networks. The Broadcasting Division operates, programs, or provides sales and other services to 200 television stations and related digital multicast signals reaching 116 markets or approximately 68% of all U.S. television households (reflecting the FCC’s UHF discount). The division’s portfolio includes primary affiliates of NBC, CBS, ABC, FOX, MyNetworkTV and The CW. The Digital Division operates 122 local websites and 316 mobile apps offering hyper-local content and verticals for consumers and advertisers, allowing audiences to choose where, when and how they access content and creating new revenue opportunities for the company. The Networks Division operates WGN America, a growing national general entertainment cable network and the home of NewsNation, multicast network Antenna TV, and WGN Radio in Chicago. Nexstar also owns a 31.3% ownership stake in TV Food Network, a top tier cable asset. For more information, please visit www.nexstar.tv .
EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled