• Full Time
  • Anywhere

KENS-TV

TEGNA, Inc.

DESCRIPTION

KENS 5’s morning lifestyle show, Great Day SA, is looking for a highly skilled multi-skilled journalist to join our lively team. We are seeking a creative, artistic journalist and editor who can create unique, shareable content for television. We want someone who can edit great stories, write compelling scripts and be comfortable in front of the camera. Our ideal candidate should be familiar with the latest photography, editing tools, and techniques. If you’re a creative storyteller and want to see your work come to life in a fun and lively way, apply today!

Responsibilities:

  • Use the latest editing and photography tools to tell great stories, including Adobe Premiere
  • Produce original content on-air that evoke emotion and tell compelling stories.
  • Use creative production techniques such as graphics and new forms of media to enhance fun stories.
  • Contact sources and develop lifestyle stories that are unique and captivating.
  • Attend editorial meetings, participate in discussions, and suggest story ideas.
  • Edit b-roll for show
  • Conduct entertaining interviews for the LIVE show
  • Pre-tape and edit fun interviews
  • Perform other tasks as required
  • Use social media and digital tools to research, discover and distribute content
  • Research story ideas and pitch to Executive Producer


JOB EXPERIENCE

1-3 years


REQUIREMENTS

Requirements:

  • 1-3 years of experience preferred. This is not an entry-level position.
  • BA/BS/AAA/AAS in journalism , communications or related field preferred, or comparable tv work experience.
  • Experience in editing, photography, and content management systems
  • Positive attitude and eagerness to solve problems.
  • Proven ability to generate creative, engaging, content-driven live shots
  • Must be reliable, dependable and flexible with schedule
  • Understanding of the ethics of professional journalism.
  • Current valid driver's license and ability to operate vehicle to and from various locations.
  • Must be comfortable in front of the camera, including LIVE interviews

Benefits: 

TEGNA offers comprehensive benefits designed to safeguard the physical, mental and financial health of our employees and their families. TEGNA offers two medical plan options for full and part-time employees through Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas, as well as access to dental and eye care coverage; fertility, surrogacy and adoption assistance; disability and life insurance.

Our 401(k) program offers full, part-time and temporary employees the opportunity to contribute 1% – 80% of their pay on a pre-tax basis to TEGNA’s 401(k). Contributions made up to the first 4% of pay are eligible for a 100% match from the company and are 100% vested from day one.

Regardless of participation in TEGNA medical plans, ALL employees receive nine free virtual doctor’s appointments with a physician through Teladoc, and 12 annual therapy sessions with a licensed clinician for themselves and each of their family members through Spring Health.

TEGNA’s Paid Time Off (PTO) program begins with 15 days of PTO for full-time employees, and nine paid holidays. 

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.

EEO statement:

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, hiring and developing individuals from diverse backgrounds and experiences to add to our collaborative culture. We value and consider applications from all qualified candidates without regard to actual or perceived race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, family responsibilities, disability, medical condition, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, military or veteran status, citizenship status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law. TEGNA will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with applicable law. If you are in need of an accommodation in order to submit your application, please email [email protected] 

 

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