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CBS Corporation News Editor in West Sacramento, California

REF#: 35707

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: West Sacramento, CA

ABOUT US:

CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).

DESCRIPTION:

CBS13/CW31 the CBS owned and operated duopoly in West Sacramento has an immediate opening for a news editor to work on CBS 13 and CW 31. Candidates should have a strong background in putting compelling stories together for our viewers. More than three years television news experience required. (Please do not apply if you do not have a background in television news).

Candidates should have a working knowledge of NLE platforms (GRASS VALLEY EDIUS is a plus). Candidates should be flexible enough to work both nights and weekends at a moment’s notice. We’re looking for storytellers and team players. You must be very creative and have a passion for the business. No phone calls please.

QUALIFICATIONS:

3 Years television experience editing news and special features.

*Sound journalistic judgment

*An eye for visual storytelling

*Deadline oriented

*Proficient non-linear editor.

*Excellent communications skills

*Ability to work any shift

*Occasional travel if needed in the field

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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