CBS Corporation Freelance Editor in Boston, Massachusetts
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations
JOB TYPE: Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance
JOB SCHEDULE: Part-Time
JOB LOCATION: Boston, MA
CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).
We are looking for a talented Freelance News Editor who not only has a great eye but can work under deadline pressure.
Creative, editorial and operational responsibility for newscasts.
Develop daily news assignments.
Direct coverage and tone of stories.
Execute coverage plans developed by management team.
React quickly and calmly in changing news environment.
Must be creative.
Have strong journalistic background.
5 years experience as a video editor using a non-linear editing system in a large newsroom.
Strong interpersonal and organizational skills.
Experience with television newscast production, writing, editing and supervision.
Ability to work independently as well as part of the news team
ENG Field Experience preferred
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled