Position: Producer (Producer-Editor), Production

Company: DeSales Media Group (Programming + Production)

Reports to: Director of Programming & Production

Overview:

NET-TV, New York’s Catholic Station is looking for a seasoned Preditor (Producer- Editor) who will be responsible for writing, producing and managing various types of NET TV Productions, including but not limited to: Co-Productions, Series, Specials, Live Shows, Special Events, Daily Mass, etc. In addition, he/she will edit these productions, maintaining proper artistic and technical standards.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare written scripts, treatments and outlines for a wide-range of video projects and live events.
  • Develop A/V creative for on-air and off-air spots, including trailers, topical/episodic creative, brand/image content, long-form and short-form sizzles and original programming teases.
  • Demonstrate operating skills which include: non-linear video editing, adding graphics, media management, use of the Adobe Suite for content enhancement techniques (including: After Effects, Photoshop, Premiere and Audition) and audio mixing on all final videos.
  • Work closely with the Director of Programming + Production to analytics to understand content performance and the use of data to shape and improve future content development.
  • Travel to on-location special projects shoots and stories (locally), as needed.

Background and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communications or equivalent professional experience.
  • Minimum 2-4 years’ experience in broadcast/cable TV production/programming or a related visual arts field.
  • Passion for innovative storytelling and experience producing a wide variety of content clips based on original production.
  • Strong understanding of all phases of pre-production, production and post-production.
  • Strong sense rhythm in both editorial/narrative and sound/music.
  • Proficient in non-linear editing on Adobe Premiere and comfortable working in a Mac based work environment. Experience in After Effects, and Adobe suite a plus.
  • Basic knowledge of Catholic Church, teachings, and / or faith-based traditions. Preferred not required

About DeSales Media Group:

DeSales Media Group is the non-profit communications and technology arm of the Diocese of Brooklyn. Services include media relations and strategy, marketing and social media, ad sales, educational support, video production, large events, and news content. DeSales Media Group operates NET-TV, a cable television channel that reaches more than two million people in the New York area. Its news group produces a nightly television program, two award-winning newspapers (The Tablet and Nuestra Voz), and is growing its digital department, which produces original news and informational content. We don’t just cover our own backyard. We go where the news is happening. Recently, our reporters traveled to Puerto Rico, Texas, Colombia, Rome, and Hong Kong, Panama, and Ireland. The news department is the only outlet in the country to offer extensive live coverage of papal trips and recently completed live coverage of World Youth Day in Panama, and more than 40 hours of live in-depth reporting World Meeting of Families. DeSales Media is growing. We will soon be moving into a new building, which includes a state-of-the-art newsroom and studio. DeSales is looking for creative and experienced professionals who are motivated to make a difference. The company offers competitive salaries, and many benefits including comprehensive medical and dental benefits, paid time off, 403b, with a company contribution.