Job Application - WNY Public Broadcasting Association

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Assistant Post- Production Editor

Buffalo Toronto Public Media is your local source for television and radio –

WNED PBS, WNED PBS KIDS, WNED Create, WBFO NPR, WNED Classical, and WBFO The Bridge!


We reach Western New York and Southern Ontario and can be streamed from your favorite device.


Engaging our communities through exploration and entertainment—everywhere.


We’re looking for an Assistant Post-Production Editor!


What you’ll be doing:

The assistant post-production editor is responsible for post-production editing prep for broadcast and digital productions.  This individual is responsible for organizing media for producers and completing editing duties as assigned. This position is primarily on-site but may be hybrid – a blend of remote and in-office work.

In summary, this individual will:

  • Edit short- and long-form video and audio content for a variety of platforms, including broadcast and digital (e.g. YouTube, Instagram, WNED PBS app.)
  • Ingest and transcode media for post-production editor.
  • Log footage for editor and producers.
  • Prep media for transcription.
  • Log and organize BTPM legacy and institutional footage.
  • Coordinate with graphic design and animation as needed for post-production edits.
  • Collaborate with Production Coordinator to understand and meet all deliverable requirements.


What you’ll need:

  • Minimum of an associate degree in film/media production, or related field, OR equivalent two (2) years of experience (internship experience is acceptable)
  • Displays technical aptitude and proven skills in video production and digital video editing software such as Avid Media Composer and Adobe Suite; After Effects preferred
  • Exceptional time management skills with the ability to follow detailed instructions
  • Familiarity of current and emerging digital and social platforms
  • Computer skills including Microsoft Office or similar programs
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be well organized and capable of working independently
  • Contributes to the team positively and professionally; collaborates and communicates well with all levels of the organization
  • Stays current on new trends and technologies related to video post-production



Because we’re awesome!  You won’t find a better group of talented, energetic people dedicated to quality content and reaching the various communities of our region.  We are proud of our culture and promote a realistic balance of both work and personal life.  Our benefits package is fantastic and we have free parking!


Salary and Benefits:

This is a non-exempt, per-diem/casual position which means you would work an irregular schedule as needed/requested. Pay range: $17.57 to $21.96. 


Buffalo Toronto Public Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to excellence through diversity and inclusion.