Senior Video Editor - Programs

Technology & Network Operations Washington D.C., District Of Columbia


Position at Al Jazeera Media Network

Senior Video Editor - Programs

Only Candidates based in America will be considered for this role.


The Senior Video Editor – Programs requires the ability to create high‐quality programs for broadcast. You must have a comprehensive knowledge of all the leading professional video editing applications.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Edit highly professional and polished video and audio content (including recording of voice over) to air in line with international
  • industry standards.
  • Liaise with news, archive, media management to ensure integrity of video and audio material throughout the news production
  • workflow
  • Quality check each edited video and audio package for visual and audio errors and rectify, where necessary to avoid on air errors
  • Ability to edit quickly framing meaningful news stories for breaking news and on air turnarounds.
  • To have an up‐to‐date knowledge with world news and current affairs.
  • Preform playback functionality when required from PCR as a backup capacity.

The Person we are looking for will have:

  • Comprehensive professional knowledge editing applications like Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro etc.
  • Knowledge of the general systems, practices and broadcast standards within a wider news/operational environment
  • Has knowledge of broadcast cameras and their shooting specs.
  • Knows every aspects of documentary film-making – Pre-production, Production and Post‐production.

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