Freelance Video Editor

Twentieth Century Fox - New York, NY4.1

Part-time
OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox News Channel
FOX News Channel is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. FOX News finished 2018 as the most-watched basic cable network for the third consecutive year in both primetime and total day among total viewers, and has held its number one national cable news channel status for 68 consecutive quarters. FNC is available in nearly 90 million homes and dominates the cable news landscape, routinely notching the top ten programs in the genre.
JOB DESCRIPTION
We are looking for a Freelance Video Editor to join our Fox News family. As the Freelance Video Editor you will be part of a collaborative team effort to provide highly creative and technically sound content across multiple platforms for both Fox News and Fox Business. You will be challenged to think on your feet and deliver solutions to diverse requests in a fast paced news environment

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

Work on a variety of programs delivering high end work under demanding deadlines across both networks
Display initiative and focus to remain as productive as possible when working either collaboratively or independently
Turn raw video into news packages and create broadcast quality pieces very quickly in a live environment with a sharp eye for detail
Serve as the ‘last line of defense’ on all audio/video requirements so no technical or editorial mistakes occur on air
Share creative and technical input to provide a cohesive look for both Networks
WHAT YOU WILL NEED

A passion for the news and have demonstrated knowledge of current events
2- 3 experience in non-linear editing on Final Cut Pro. Strong working knowledge with Adobe Premiere Pro is highly desired
Demonstrated news editorial judgment and broadcast experience a plus
Ability to work seamlessly and quickly in a fast on non-linear edit platforms
Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop (After Effects is preferred)
Working knowledge of Sapphire/Boris plug-ins
A creative, enthusiastic, and solution oriented nature
A team player attitude with the flexibility to work early mornings, evenings, weekends and overnights
A reel available for viewing
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.