Photojournalist (AM Show)-12776

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

KING-TV

TEGNA, Inc.

DESCRIPTION

We are looking for a dynamic visual storyteller who desires documenting and capturing moments while meeting our high standards of excellence.

Qualified candidates will demonstrate a willingness to break the mold of traditional content. Our photojournalism is rooted in the NPPA but we are innovating a new path forward. You must have a strong understanding of social media platforms, able to create shareable and exciting content for all screens. Our photojournalists must tell great stories on their own or collaborate with a team. by capturing creative video & audio elements that produce compelling and engaging news, sports, live elements and feature content in a deadline environment. Candidates must also demonstrate exceptional video lighting skills.

KING-TV is dedicated to providing first-class journalism that makes a difference in our community. Our reputation has been built on dedication to our mission, both journalistically and in service to the community we live in – our people are passionately involved.

Responsibilities:

What you need:

  • Responsible for capturing video & audio elements that produce compelling and engaging news, sports, and feature stories in a daily deadline environment
  • College degree or equivalent experience with minimum two years’ experience as a TV photojournalist and news editor preferred
  • Edit stories with Edius and ability to adapt to other editing platforms as needed
  • Ability to collaborate with reporters and develop a vision for stories
  • Able to Operate ENG van and live remote equipment
  • Familiarity with all distribution platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Internet, etc.
  • Post to social media, editing social videos, and creating digital content
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Thirst for the daily news grind

JOB EXPERIENCE


REQUIREMENTS

Requirements:

What we need:

  • Must help promote a culture of innovative storytelling
  • Complete newsgathering skills required
  • Must be able to make quick decisions while working under pressured deadlines
  • Willingness to work overtime, and work flexible shifts that may include weekends
  • Active member of the National Press Photographers Association (NPPA) preferred
  • Strong computer skills in a mobile environment required
  • Must have a valid driver’s license, able to lift up to 40 lbs. and occasionally up to 80 pounds with or without an accommodation

 

To be considered a candidate for an opening at KING, you must complete the online application on the employment tab found on: http://www.king5.com/about and attach your resume, video link, and cover letter. Paper resumes or any electronic information received that do not come through the online application process will not be considered part of the applicant pool.

 

About TEGNA

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 64 television stations in 51 U.S. markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 network affiliates in the top 25 markets among independent station groups, reaching approximately 39 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks True Crime Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, digital and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. For more information, visit http://www.TEGNA.com.

 

TEGNA requires all employees to be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) against the coronavirus.

 

EEO statement:

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information. TEGNA complies with all applicable laws related to accommodations.


ADDITIONAL INFO

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.


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