Digital Media Editor

DEPARTMENT: Communications and Marketing

 

POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for the assembly and editing of source material into a finished video product.

 

AUTHORITY & ACCOUNTABILITY: Authority as delegated by the BOL Speaker/Director and Ministry Management. Directly responsible to the BOL Communications and Marketing Department Director.

 

ESSENTIAL POSITION FUNCTIONS:

  • Edit television video and sound tracks as requested by supervisor.
  • Evaluate and select scenes for dramatic and entertainment value and story continuity.
  • Trim program segments to specified lengths and reassemble segments into a sequence that presents the story with maximum effect.
  • Review assembled program and make corrections.
  • Confer with supervisory personnel and others concerning recording of scenes.
  • Other projects and duties as assigned by their Supervisor.

 

POSITION SPECIFICATIONS:

 

1. QUALIFICATIONS, SCOPE, & COMPLEXITY OF DUTIES:

  • Education: A Bachelor Degree from an accredited college or university in Communications or a related field with a major in Video Production preferred Experience: One year experience in post production facility.  Skills: Production editing and related equipment.
  • An active member of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.
  • Skills, scope, and complexity of duties:
    • Must understand the basic theory and have familiarity with broadcast editing equipment and general knowledge of video production.
    • Experienced computer and internet skills.
    • Must be capable of using sound judgment while accepting direction from others.
    • Needs to have the ability to solve technical problems.
    • Ability to competently express ideas and thoughts reflective of the values of BOL.
    • Good personal relationship skills.
    • Flexibility to adapt to urgent projects of unusual situations.
    • Work within a team to accomplish ministry goals.

 

2. INTERPERSONAL RELATIONSHIPS:

  1. Within Ministry:
    • Speaker/Director
    • Manager
    • Department Directors
    • Office staff and field representatives
    • Support services personnel at the Adventist Media Center in Riverside, CA
  2.  Outside Ministry:
    • Listeners, donors, clients, and online following
  3. Principal Contact: Communications and Marketing Department Director
  4. Secondary Contact(s): Speaker/Director and Ministry Manager

 

3. WORKING CONDITIONS:

    1. General working conditions of an office and production studio
    2. Travel flexibility and travel hazards
    3. Physical requirements: requires time at a computer or at desk, along with standing, walking, reaching, climbing, and lifting (maximum of 50 lbs.)
    4. Statistics:
      • 38 regular hours per week
      • Will require variable hours and weekend work
      • Office clothing required