Sightline Media Group is the leading news organization covering military, defense, public sector, federal technology, C4ISR and cyber defense. Our independent, award-winning journalism offers coverage from around the globe, from Sightline headquarters in the Washington, DC area to bureaus and correspondents in the U.S. and around the world. Sightline Media offers our business clientele a wide range of platforms to reach the market. From digital and mobile solutions to events, thought leadership, publications, video and custom options, Sightline works with clients on opportunities that have credibility, integrity, engagement and impact.

Sightline is urgently seeking a part time editor to cut segments for our new series, starting immediately. We seek a confident and swift editor who can craft news segments from provided footage and interviews, and turn in strong stories from start to finish.

We require news and/or documentary experience, as are an established publication with a strong reputation. Accuracy is paramount.

The basic parameters of the position:

- 2-3 days a week, at a daily rate

- This is a work-from-home position, so candidates will need:

  • Their own gear
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Internet strong enough to handle the transfer

Footage will be sent electronically with a 1- or 2-day turnaround, depending on the story. Deadlines are firm and must be hit.

Candidates familiar with the pace and pressure of news video preferred

This position is temporary to start to take the show to the holiday season; may be available again after start of January

Bonus points if have some camera experience and can operate in a pinch.

Please send your resume and links to relevant clips to: bmurray@militarytimes.com

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