News Photographer

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Sioux Falls,SD

Nexstar Media Group,Inc.

DESCRIPTION

KELOLAND-TV News is looking for a News Photographer to
provide content five days a week for our #1 rated newscasts. Photographer will be responsible for shooting and editing news stories for broadcast; assist in providing enterprise and breaking news content both on-air and online; as well as providing live content for live stream and broadcast through the operation of ENG van and remote backpack. Must have experience with videography and
nonlinear editing along with a sharp eye for visual storytelling. Our news photographers work a variety of hours including nights and weekends and play an important role in gathering content for television, our award-winning website and social media properties.

Able to work a flexible schedule to meet breaking news needs.  A team player able to deal with stressful situations. Able to understand the relevant interests of our community.  Able to understand research
and ratings information.

 


JOB EXPERIENCE

The News Photographer operates television or video cameras to record images or scenes for news reports.

  • Shoots video for news reports
  • Confers with other personnel to discuss assignments, logistics and shot requirements
  • Sets up, composes and executes video shots
  • Maintains video equipment
  • Edits video clips for television broadcasts and eMedia content
  • Operates live microwave and satellite trucks in remote situations
  • Performs other duties as assigned

 


REQUIREMENTS

  • High school diploma
  • Fluency in English
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Minimum two years’ experience operating video recording equipment (More for larger markets and less for smaller markets)
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
  • Proficiency with video recording equipment
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Flexibility to work any shift

ADDITIONAL INFO


HOW TO APPLY

Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar

https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/nexstar/details/Photographer-I–News_REQ-17126