December 23, 2021
Job Type
Full Time


The Editor will be able to creatively take assigned work from concept, script, rundown to completion.

Primary Responsibilities

  • We are able to pull a story together from multiple sources and viewpoints and put it into a cohesive thought
  • We understand the tools of the craft, specifically Adobe Creative Cloud / Premiere Pro
  • We know the difference between a VO/SOT, package, pre-show, tease, etc and how to edit each one. We understand how to use ENPS and how we build television shows, load scripts, call shots, etc.
  • We know how we load our stories in Bitcentral, find file video in TONS and play out our work.
  • We have a good working knowledge of how we use File Transfer Protocol software to send and receive video.
  • We must be able to appropriately pair music with themes using good news judgement.
  • We know how to upload to affiliates like FOX NEWSEDGE. Also, how to download from affiliates like Latakoo, NEWSEDGE and CONSUMER REPORTS.
  • We lead the way with communication, specifically talking with producers, writers reporters, etc.
  • We handle basic daily maintenance jobs including cleaning raw video on the “Y Drive” and our local G-RAID.
  • We’re able to easily find things in FTP, TONS and the “Y Drive.”
  • Able to provide a set of eyes and ears to Nexstar’s “Two Eyes, Two Ears” policy.


  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years non-linear editing experience
  • Knowledge of all Creative Cloud a plus
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work flexible schedule – nights, weekends, & holidays
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the US

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 Apply: Please visit the Work for Us page at at the Nexstar Website at: to complete the application process. You must apply online to be considered for this position.

ABOUT US: FOX31 Denver and Colorado’s Very Own 2 airs more than 100 hours a week in news and local programming – that’s more  than any our competitors. KDVR is the most watched morning and late news newscast. Stations also home to key sports programming NFL, MLB, World Series, Broncos, NASCAR and top rated syndication: Wheel of Fortune, Jeopardy, Big Bang Theory, Young Sheldon, and others. Nexstar is the largest local television broadcast and digital media company in the nation with a portfolio of 197 full power owned or serviced stations in 115 markets reaching approximately 63% of US television households. Today, as one of the most powerful and trusted voices in America, Nexstar remains true to its mission to uphold the public interest principles of localism, diversity and trustworthy, unbiased broadcast journalism. At the same time, the company continues to simultaneously raise its commitment to support the evolving needs and interests of the local viewers, hometown businesses and community organizations that it proudly serves each day.


KDVR/KWGN is an equal opportunity employer that seeks diversity in our workforce. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

KDVR.KWGN values the contribution of its employees. We recognize their efforts by offering a competitive compensation plan and an array of benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(K), and more. We are committed to a drug and alcohol-free workplace. Any job offer is conditional upon satisfactorily completing a background and DMV check

Pay range for this role is $48K-$53K based on Experience, Skills and Knowledge.

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