Online Video Editor - 2802703SM (BBBH478) Santa Monica, California

Salary: Market Rates


Job Title: Video Programmer

Video programmers are adept at a variety of subject matter, but solid news chips matter most for this role. Programmers work directly with internal and external partners to craft content on behalf of multiple Yahoo! properties a spirit of collaboration, a sense of humor (and patience) and strong communication skills are a must.

Responsibilities:

  • Identify compelling online videos and entertainment/news/sports stories for daily pitches and programming
  • Source buzzy video wherever and however possible, including searching the video database, live video archive pages, using partner contacts or off-network video searches
  • Facilitate communication between Yahoo! and main partners
  • Solicit and publish content from video partners or 3rd parties
  • Monitor live video streams during events; edit and publish highlights as necessary
  • Maintain future events calendar for video programming team
  • Manage competing priorities, field pitches from diverse sources, and budget time
  • Monitor and analyze site traffic/usage data to make programming decisions
  • Understand and master an extensive and diverse content rights landscape



**Please note that this is a W-2 Contract Position**