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With a content portfolio like no other media organisation in the country, SBS occupies multiple channels and platforms, and provides a unique opportunity for employees to help make Australia a better place to live.

Video Editor, Arabic TV News

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. 

At SBS, we embrace difference and we welcome applications from people of all backgrounds including Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people. We want your vibrancy, language, culture, experiences, and abilities to brighten our halls, light up our screens and further strengthen our teams!

The Department 

You will be joining our dynamic Media Operations team, a creative team of Editors who provide engaging content for our multi-platform broadcast environment. As a key part of the Technology, Operations and Services unit, your team provides technical and editing resources for Arabic TV News.

The role

Reporting to the Manager, Editing Operations, this role will see you working all editing shifts. 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, and delivering 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 deadlines. 
  • A confident communicator, proficient in reading and writing in Arabic, who can communicate with influence when working with internal and external partners. 

About you 

Our ideal person will have experience in a mission critical broadcast environment. You will possess a proven track record of delivering compelling content, cutting to broadcast critical deadlines. You will be a lateral thinker with an ability to take ownership to achieve required outcome. 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 and encourage people from all backgrounds to apply. 

Not just the benefits but some of the reasons to consider working with us

  • The people! a genuine sense of feeling included (we truly celebrate and welcome difference!) and being part of one of the most inclusive companies in Australia!
  • The culture and the engagement of our workforce, we are proud to have an employee engagement score of 82% with low levels of employee turnover.  
  • A brand that is not only recognisable but trusted and established, we have been broadcasting for over 40 years and we’re not done yet!
  • We offer a range of benefits from, health care checks, salary packaging, Employee Assistance Programme, flexible work arrangements and for our Sydney based employee’s free gym membership!
  • We also love to promote from within! we have allocated funds to do just that and help with training gaps when moving from role to role.

Not quite the right role for you? No problems, then how about popping your detail into our talent pool, let us know what roles would be of interest to you and we will keep you informed of when those roles do arise!  (If you no longer want to be listed in our talent pool, then just send us an email to the same address and we will remove your details). 

Reasonable adjustments

SBS also 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, please contact and let us know. Adjustments may include but are not limited to; alternative application methods, interview setup, physical requirements, guidance for trans or gender diverse applicants, specific interview availability times and more

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