Video Editor

Company eNCA
Reference # eNCA078
Published 14/08/2019
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
eNCA: SOUTH AFRICA'S MOST WATCHED TV NEWS CHANNEL. eNCA is South Africa’s most trusted independent TV and online news brand. It launched on June 1st, 2008 to become the country’s first 24-hour television news service.

Reporting to the Technical Operations Manager.

The purpose of this role is to ensure quality video and audio editing that is is line with the broadcast requirements.

•Logging, digitizing
•Printing to tape and insert editing
•Putting shots in order and duration of shots
•Selecting cutting points
•Doing own shot selection
•Selecting the required shots
•Transitions between shots
•Record and laying voice-overs

•Taking direction
•Picture grading
•Script visualization

Key Performance Indicators:
•When the final product is delivered on time meeting the production requirements.
•Displays knowledge of best practice broadcasting technological specifications at all times.
•Accurately interpret the script in line with the brief.
•Demonstrative creativity in approach and deliverables.

Job Functions Editing,Technical
Industries Broadcasting / Transmitting,Media
Education: Matric or Diploma in Editing from recognized Institution
Languages: Business English
Experience: Minimum 2 years relevant experience as video editor using linear and non-linear editing equipment.

Specific Professional Competencies:
•Knowledge of technical broadcast specifications i.e. video, chrominance, luminance, audio levels and quality
•Final Cut Pro Certified Editor
•Knowledge of Photoshop, Motion, Live Type, Soundtrack Pro, DVD Pro and Shake
•Understanding of broadcasting environment, role players, shot descriptions and the principles of esthetical video editing i.e. continuity, breathing, pace etc.
•An interest in news and current affairs
•Knowledge of Apple Mac OSX
•Ability to work in a digital environment
•Ability to work in a live and pre-record environment
•Ability to work independently
•Ability to work under pressure making deadlines
•Ability to work with Producer, crew and editorial staff
Job Closing Date 21/08/2019
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