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.
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.