NBC Universal Editor/Shooter - NBC Boston in Newton, Massachusetts

Job Number 36416BR

Job Title Editor/Shooter - NBC Boston

Business Segment Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

Sub-Business NBCOTS - NECN

Posting Category TV Content & Production

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Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province Massachusetts

City Newton


The Editor/Shooter is responsible for strategic conceptualization, stylized shooting, and solid editing of a variety of on air and digital content.

Reporting to the Vice President of Programming, this position works closely with producers and talent to deliver high quality production for lifestyle programs, news specials, and live events across all platforms. This position requires an ability and desire to communicate clear messages in new and creative ways. The ideal candidate will help conceptualize and execute unique storytelling in both short and long form formats. Further details include:

  • Develops appropriate shooting and editing styles based on the content

  • Participates in station-sponsored events and projects

  • Manages and properly maintains all production equipment

  • Troubleshoots technical problems and solutions

  • Collaborates with News photographers on equipment needs


  • A minimum of 5-10 years’ experience in news or programming field production

  • A minimum of 5-10 years’ experience working with Adobe Premiere

  • Local TV News experience a plus

  • Ability to work occasional weeknights or weekends

  • Interested candidates must submit a resume

  • Must be 18 years or older

  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

Desired Characteristics

  • Common sense approach

  • Proficient in use of Panasonic P2 cameras and Adobe Premiere Editing

  • Knowledge of other editing software such as Final Cut Pro a plus.

  • A strong aptitude for new technology

  • A sense of humor and fun, engaging production style

  • Self-directing, self-motivating, and able to work in a fast paced environment.

  • A versatile team player with the ability to thrive under pressure.

  • Competitive spirit and strong team collaborator

  • Open, clear communicator

  • Proficient in Adobe After Effects

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • DSLR Camera video shooting knowledge

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