Producer/Editor

Would you like to be part of a ground-breaking team that’s reinventing television news? If so, and if you’re full of energy, enthusiasm and creativity, then Global News — the most innovative news organization in the country — would like to talk to you!

We currently have openings for a weekend part-time new producer-editor, based in Toronto and reporting to the Executive Producer of Multi-Market Content. While not all of the duties and responsibilities that may be assigned to this position are listed, the following is a paraphrase of the primary functions of this role:

  • Digitally edit video and audio for news, sports, current affairs stories and special programs for broadcast and online platforms;

  • Create graphics elements for broadcast including, but not limited to, phoner boards, maps and full frames;

  • Liaise with producers about line-ups, scripts, video and audio from various sources;

  • Edit with co-operation of newsroom staff and independently in a creative and technically accurate manner;

  • Suggest and locate visuals that will enhance overall news content;

  • Record and oversee “phoner” interviews;

  • Generate effects, manipulate video and graphics provided as permitted on GV edit timeline (blur, pixelate, voice disguise, time lapse, zoom, tile, isolate/highlight footage etc…);

  • Use MOSart & MOS placeholder workflows for sending materials to both conventional and/or online destinations;

  • Use Xpression templates & keys;

  • Use WordPress or other content management system;

  • Transfer and store all necessary material for future use;

  • Participate in and provide relevant information for daily editorial meetings;

  • Perform other duties as required.

About You:

QUALIFICATIONS:

The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • At least three years experience with non linear editing systems such as GV Edius Edit Platform

  • Previous ENG experience;

  • The ability to quickly and creatively edit with minimum supervision;

  • Possess a combination of creative and technical skills with hands on abilities in Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop and After Effects.

  • Experience using video content management systems: ThePlatform, Ooyala, Brightcove;

  • A university degree or equivalent post-secondary education in a broadcasting related field

  • Ability to meet strong quality assurance expectations.

  • An amazing, can-do attitude;

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and maintain creativity in a high-pressure, deadline-oriented environment;

  • Ability to handle the demands and pressure of multiple broadcast deadlines;

  • Ability to work well in a team setting;

  • Excellent communication skills;

  • Knowledge of and experience with social media tools and technologies (Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, etc), and related applications.

How to Apply

Please email your resume and cover letter to GlobalTorontoCareers@corusent.com. Please clearly identify the Job Title and Job ID in the subject line.

Kilah Rolle