Overview

Responsibilities

NBC News Digital is looking for an experienced Supervising Video Editor to join its centralized, digital post-production unit. The ideal candidate is a natural leader and an experienced visual storyteller. They should have proven film-making expertise and be comfortable working in a multi-platform digital production environment. They will manage a team of video editors in the daily production of a variety of content to support NBC News Digital’s video productions efforts. They should be passionate about news and storytelling and should be ready for a face-paced environment.

Job Duties

Supervise a team of editors in the execution of a wide range of digital content including, social, doc, profile features and interviews.
Provide technical direction, creative direction, feedback and guidance to editors as needed
Design, implement and maintain production standards, supporting documentation and style guides
Liaise with senior leadership across various departments including editorial, tech, and graphics
Advise and help manage edit assignments, production schedules and workflow with operation and editorial teams
Liaise with any post-production related freelancers or vendors
Manage multiple projects and communication between stakeholders, simultaneously, with tight deadlines

Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

• At least 8+ years professional experience as an
editor or adjacent roles in digital video production
• Prior professional experience in a directorial and/or
management position
• In-depth understanding of digital and editorial content
production process
• Must have a portfolio with extraordinary video content
that shows an expertise in video editing, visual
storytelling, and digital production techniques across
a variety of platforms
• Expertise in Adobe Creative Suite, specifically Adobe
Premiere
• Advanced knowledge of sound design
• Advanced knowledge of color-correction
• Social media savvy and a passion for emerging
technologies
• Experience with analytics, data-driven decision
making and content distribution

Additional Job Requirements:

• Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV
through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
• Must be willing to work in New York
Desired Characteristics

Desired Qualifications:

• Knowledge of Avid
• Experience in a broadcast production environment
• Experience shooting with a variety of professional
video cameras, DSLRs etc
• Experience shooting and lighting multi-cam shoots,
both in the field and on location