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Video Editor

At SBS, we embrace difference and we welcome applications from people of all backgrounds.
We also acknowledge the unique contribution that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples make to our society and our workplace through their enduring and continued connection to land, sea, sky and community.

About Us

SBS is one of the world’s most unique and innovative media organisations, producing trusted, meaningful and engaging content that exists for all Australians to inspire, support and celebrate the diversity of our multicultural society.

Our purpose, for the last 40 years, has reflected and explored the evolving diversity of Australia, investing in initiatives to deepen its connections with communities, sharing their stories and giving a voice to those often unheard, with the aim of increasing understanding and respect of the differences that make up Australia.

SBS is a truly distinctive network, showcasing multicultural, multilingual and First Nations stories otherwise untold in the Australian media.

Everyone has a story that influenced their choice to join the world’s most diverse and inclusive public broadcaster. Over the years, SBS has grown into one of the most unique and linguistically diverse multicultural broadcasters in the world today. Delivering SBS Charter-focused and community relevant, news, current affairs, information, entertainment and music, our services are available on radio, online, via digital television and social media, as well as offering a variety of podcasts

The Role

SBS have a rare and exciting opportunity to join our dynamic Media Operations team. You will be joining a creative team of Editors to provide engaging content for our multi-platform broadcast environment for daily News and a range of program genres.

As a key part of the Technology, Operations and Services unit, you will be involved in providing technical and editing resources for News, Current Affairs, Sport, NITV, Documentary and General Entertainment production.

You’ll be ready for your next big challenge and come equipped with:

A personal desire to go above and beyond for your clients, finding efficient and creative ways to deliver on their needs with exceptional service.
Extensive knowledge and understanding of a professional editing environment, in particular television editing production facilities and operational procedures.
Hands-on experience working with a range of editing platforms such as, Dalet One Cut and Adobe Editing Apps to an advanced level.
Proven ability to provide creative and technical expertise in relation to television editing.
Proven understanding of News editorial principals and cutting to broadcast critical News deadlines.
Excellent communication skills in particular the ability to communicate with influence when working with internal and external partners.
The role operates around editing shifts as required.
It is a requirement of this role that incumbents are fully vaccinated with an approved Covid-19 vaccination in line with the ATAGI guidelines which include booster shots. We do however have a medical exemption process and we would be happy to discuss your application should this be applicable to you.

About you

Our ideal candidate will have experience in a mission critical broadcast environment as well as the following:-

a proven track record of delivering compelling content, cutting to broadcast critical deadlines.
the ability to think laterally and to take ownership to achieve required outcomes.
At SBS, it’s not just what you do but how you do it. We’re looking for people who share our passion and hold our strong values, diverse workforce and inclusive culture.
Some of the reasons to consider working with us

The people! We truly celebrate and welcome difference at SBS and encourage everyone to bring their whole self to work, you’ll be part of one of the most inclusive companies in Australia!
The culture and the engagement of our workforce! SBS is ranked in the top 25% of all media companies for employee engagement
We offer a range of benefits; from flexible work arrangements, health checks, salary packaging, an employee assistance program and for our Sydney based employees, free gym membership and parking (subject to availability).
We’re agile and innovative in the way we work, as well as being a trusted and established brand. At SBS we have been broadcasting for over 40 years and our future is packed with many more exciting developments!
We also love to promote from within! We have allocated training funds to do just that and help bridge the gaps when moving from role to role.
Want to learn more? Then hit apply and take the first step to applying not just for another job but a possible whole new career in a purpose led organisation!

Not quite the right role for you? No problem, how about popping your details into our talent pool? Email us at noreplytalentpool@sbs.com.au to let us know what roles would be of interest to you and we will keep you informed of when they arise! (If you no longer want to be listed in our talent pool, then just email us and let us know and we will remove your detail).

For other opportunities within our organisation please visit our careers website SBS Careers – Working at SBS

Reasonable adjustments

SBS recognises that everyone is unique, and you might require some adjustments to ensure you have the best opportunity to apply and put your skills forward for consideration. If we can make some adjustments to the SBS recruitment/interview process to better enable you to shine, then please contact careers@sbs.com.au and let us know.

Adjustments may include but are not limited to; alternative application methods, interview setups, physical requirements, guidance for trans or gender diverse applicants, specific interview availability times and more.

We are shortlisting applications as they come in, so don’t delay apply today!

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