TRIBUNE BROADCASTING POSITION DESCRIPTION

POSITION: Post Production Editor

DATE: 2/9/11

DEPARTMENT: Creative Services

REPORTS TO: On-Air Promotion Manager

ROLE: Act as Tag & Bag Editor for Tribune Creative Group, Eastern US with responsibility for editing on-air episodic promotions. Electronically deliver localized promotional spots to Tribune facilities across the US. Additional responsibility for producing on-air and off-channel creative services projects as needed. This position will be located in Hartford at CT1 Media - home of FOX CT (WTIC - TV), The CT (WCCT - TV), The Hartford Courant, The Hartford Advocate, The New Haven Advocate, Fairfield County Weekly's and Valumail.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Edit and tag episodic promotional spots provided by the network or syndicator for local broadcast for stations within the Tribune Broadcasting group
  • Quality Control spots for accuracy and ensure spot delivery to the local station through the tribune data network
  • Daily communication with station personnel at other Tribune facilities to determine and deliver promotion needs
  • Other responsibilities as required
REQUIREMENTS/QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Degree in Film, Video Production or Communications preferred
  • Experience in broadcast television master control operations a plus
  • Non-linear editing experience on a Mac based system using Final Cut Pro
  • Knowledge of video codecs and file format transcoding
  • Superior organizational skills and strong attention to detail
  • Ability to handle multiple projects on tight deadlines, without compromising creative integrity
  • Must be a team player with a positive outlook
REVENUE/BUDGETARY/STAFF RESPONSIBILITY:
  • None
ORGANIZATION STRUCTURE:
  • An organizational chart illustrating the reporting relationships of this position supplied upon request
EOE M/F/V/D 2/9/11