Cox Enterprises, Inc.
DescriptionBoston 25 Editors lead the market in providing creative ways to showcase video content on the air while making sure their work meets the mission of being the source for breaking news, weather and enterprise/investigative content. Editors work each day to provide a cohesive view of the day\u2019s news by keeping a close eye on quality control and utilizing current industry standards to edit fast paced stories that have an impact on viewers.RESPONSIBILITIES \u2022\tEdit opens, teases, vo\u2019s, vosots and packages, using pre-production skills and knowledge to specialize edited clips\u2022\tHave complete working knowledge of Avid NewsCutter editing software, as well as all aspects of ingest and delivery including FTP, Aspera, etc.\u2022\tHave working knowledge of Photoshop and know how to properly size and format any still images used in VOs & PKGs.\u2022\tArrive on time each day ready to jump right in and assemble pitch-reels or assist assignment desk with any other start of shift needs.\u2022\tSeek out best shots to produce the most compelling clips for air. Work closely with producers and writers to make this happen, communicate any information about better choices for video than what is in scripts.\u2022\tProperly archive clips.\u2022\tWork with digital team on any website video needs, including, but not limited to, editing out rights protected sports video, third party video and editing any \u201cweb only\u201d content.\u2022\tTake ownership of all video sent to air, QC final product, watch for jump cuts, countdowns, correct custom tags, etc.\u2022\tOperate LiveU, microwave, and satellite receiving equipment as needed to tune in and record feeds from crews in the field.\u2022\tWhen coordinating: keep track of all edit needs for the newscast, assign pkgs to editors, find any file video needs for producers, have complete knowledge of where to find video, properly archive video after newscast is off the air.\u2022\tCommunicate any issues (technical or workflow related) to Director of News Technology.\u2022\tStay up on the latest editing systems, technology and techniques.
Qualifications\u2022\tA minimum of 2 years professional experience editing local TV news is preferred\u2022\tPrior experience with Avid NewsCutter editing software is a plus\u2022\tBachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year College or university in Journalism or Communications preferred\u2022\tAbility to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions \u2022\tMust be thoroughly professional in all aspects of production \u2022\tMust be able to communicate clearly over the telephone and two-way radios.\u2022\tMust be well read on current affairs and have a wide-range working knowledge and understanding of general interest subjectsWFXT/Boston 25 is an equal opportunity employer.About Cox Media Group
Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company. The company\u2019s operations currently include broadcast television stations, radio stations, daily newspapers and non-daily publications; and digital sites and services, like Rare.us, Clark.com, Dawg Nation, SEC Country, Hookem.com, Mundo Hispanico, Southern Kitchen and All22. Additionally, CMG operates the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps - the country\u2019s biggest television rep firm - Gamut, and Videa. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual\u2019s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.Organization: Cox Media GroupPrimary Location: US-MA-Dedham-25 Fox DrEmployee Status: RegularJob Level: Individual ContributorShift: Day JobTravel: NoSchedule: Full-timeUnposting Date: Ongoing
Cox Enterprises, Inc.
Website : http://www.coxenterprises.com
Cox Enterprises is a leading communications, media and automotive services company. With revenues of nearly $16 billion and approximately 50,000 employees, the company's major operating subsidiaries include Cox Communications (cable television distribution, high-speed Internet access, telephone, commercial telecommunications and advertising solutions); Cox Media Group (television and radio stations, digital media, newspapers and advertising sales rep firms); and Cox Automotive (automotive-related auctions, financial services, media and software solutions). The company's major national brands include AutoTrader.com, Kelley Blue Book, Manheim, Savings.com and Valpak.