JOB: Video editor, KOB

POSTING DATE: April 02, 2018
JOB#: 21-18
JOB TITLE: Video Editor
COMPANY: KOB, News/Weather/Sports
SCHEDULE: As scheduled.

STATUS: Full Time, Hourly


One-year experience editing videotape for daily newscasts or related field. Must have proficient knowledge of Beta SX editing equipment. Final Cut Pro (V.7) and some AVIDexperience is helpful. Strong understanding of television news and production. Some prior shooting experience as a photographer helpful. Must be a motivated self-starter that is able to work at a fast pace and meet strict deadlines. Must be willing to work weekends, nights, extremely early morning hours, holidays and overtime when needed. Must be able to perform duties and maintain professionalism under extreme deadline pressure. Reasonable typing skills needed. Must have a good driving record and a valid driver’s license – both will be checked.


Responsibilities will include, but not limited to: Video Editing Television news stories that meet a journalistic standard of accuracy, balance and ethics. Operating Beta videotape decks/digital NLE editing equipment and Mac/Windows computer software. Must be proficient with Final Cut Pro (V.7). Take/send feeds from field trucks, NBC, and other news organizations. Archive video daily. Must be able to manage time effectively to meet strict deadlines. Help clean and maintain edit booths and equipment including excellent computer file management. Strong communication skills with reporters/anchors/producers/fellow editors is crucial. Perform other reasonably related duties as assigned by supervisor.


The following physical requirements are typical, but not all-inclusive: Climb stairs. Full mobility is necessary to move quickly around the newsroom. A large portion of the work is done in a very confined area. Some of the work is sedentary and requires lifting and carrying of record material and tapes to file. Reaching and bending to file and/or retrieve records. Much of the work is performed in the newsroom and in a very confined work area.

Job# 21-18
Albuquerque, NM
No Telephone Calls Please

JOB: Assistant news director, KOB

POSTING DATE: March 27, 2018
JOB#: 20-18
JOB TITLE: Assistant News Director
COMPANY: KOB, News/Weather/Sports
SCHEDULE: As needed

STATUS: Full Time, Salaried


Minimum of five years of success in key leadership role(s) within a television newsroom. Demonstrable knowledge of all phases of a television news operation, including, but not limited to: news reporting and writing, newscast formats, news producing, newsroom organization, and news gathering technology. The right candidate will be a person who has a passion for news — living and breathing the big and breaking stories with a ferocious, competitive instinct. You must lead by example and action. You must have a valid driver’s license. Driving record will be checked.


Developing and maintaining a strategic and editorial vision for Eyewitness News 4. Seeing that the vision and mission of Eyewitness News 4 is understood by entire news organization. You must be an excellent manager of both people and content. Teaching and coaching is a huge part of this job. You must be fearless to make decisions. You must have the ability to manage people for improvement, have the difficult conversations and hold people accountable. All of this must be done out of an obvious desire to help each member of the team achieve their full potential while winning the news wars. Responsible for all administrative duties associated with helping to run the news organization.

This mid-size market plays hard with an endless supply of mind-blowing, unforgettable news stories, all while surrounded in culture and beauty. If you love chasing down the big story and leading your team into battle, this is the newsroom for you! Reports to the News Director.


Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job. The Company will make reasonable physical accommodations to facilitate the ability to perform essential job functions.

Job# 20-18
Albuquerque, NM
No Telephone Calls Please

JOB: News producer, KRQE

Category: News

Position/Title: News Producer

Details: KRQE Media Group a CBS Affiliate in Albuquerque, NM is seeking a top notch news producer. The ideal candidate
must demonstrate the ability to put together a compelling and quality newscast. You must have solid writing and producing skills,
excellent news judgment and the ability to react quickly to breaking news. This person must be aggressive, thorough, and able to come up with stories by themselves.

JOB SUMMARY: The producer delivers and contributes accurate, visual, news content across all media platforms.

Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

Responsible for evaluating stories; organizing them into a cohesive sequence within a newscast or digital content for the web.

Oversees writing, production, and timing of broadcast or on-line publication.

Define strategic direction for content coverage to meet business objectives.

Manage news room, contribute to the editorial process and make solid decisions in breaking news situations.

Monitor post-production processes to ensure accurate completion of details.

Execute strategies that engage and grow audiences across all digital devices.

Write, produce and edit material that appeals to target audiences.

Research production topics using the internet, video archives, and other information sources.

Specialized Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

Must be able to interact well with video journalists, anchors, videographers, news managers, production and engineering staff.

Detail oriented; proficient in non-linear editing.

Excellent verbal, written, grammar and analytical skills.

Strong news judgment, journalistic integrity and understanding of viewer needs and expectations.

Knowledge of media production, communication and dissemination techniques and methods, including alternative ways to inform and entertain via written, oral, and visual media.

Ability to meet quality standards for service & evaluate customer

Proficient in non-linear editing.

Education/Experience: Bachelors Degree
in Communications, TV/film or equivalent experience may substitute 2+ years experience in television or radio broadcast/production.

Training/Equipment: Utilize state-of-the-art television technology; MS Outlook, E-mail.

Work Environment/Physical Requirements: High stress environment with deadline pressures. Some travel may be required on an occasional basis.

NOTE: This job description contains the basic
requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.

To express your interest in this position, submit your resume online at
The application deadline is open until the position is filled.