The Irish Times, Ireland’s leading independent, quality news publisher, wishes to recruit for the following role:
The Irish Times is recruiting a video editor to co-ordinate and manage video coverage as part of its visual media team.
The role will assume overall responsibility for delivering the best possible quality video content from internal and external sources, across all Irish Times platforms.
The successful candidate will have a proven track record in video and experience of managing and leading change in the area of visual media.
Applicants should be capable of showing strong leadership to drive change in a constantly changing multimedia environment. They should have very strong communication and interpersonal skills.
The role involves working with other departments and directing our team of videographers, making key decisions on the best use of resources, to illustrate stories in digital and print. A good knowledge of photography would be a distinct advantage.
Candidates should have excellent videography and editing skills and be capable of producing compelling, informative and exciting content, while at all times maintaining the professional quality and ethical standards of The Irish Times. Excellent editorial judgment is key in this role.
The appointee will be able to work in a fast, accurate and efficient manner, under deadline and other pressures. The capacity to work both independently and as part of a team is essential.
The salary and other terms and conditions for this position will be based on the Agreement between the Company and the National Union of Journalists.
If you are interested in applying for this position please send your CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org or alternatively you can send your application to:
The Human Resources Director,
The Irish Times, 24-28 Tara Street, Dublin 2, D02 CX89.
The closing date for applications is March 15th, 2019.
The Irish Times is an equal opportunity employer.