• Full Time
  • Anywhere

Mobile-Pensacola,AL

Nexstar Media Group,Inc.

DESCRIPTION

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Gather and & edit content elements for news video stories; including breaking news, severe weather, daily coverage, special reports, features, sports, and live events for multiple platforms, including television, online, and social media
  • Produce NPPA-style video stories containing powerful video images, creative composition, solid lighting, video sequences, powerful natural sound, and compelling interviews
  • Gather and verify information for stories through interviews, observation, and research
  • React to and cover breaking news & weather with urgency and competitiveness while remaining conscious of personal, teammate, and public safety
  • Collaborate with teammates (reporters, anchors, news managers, & others) to executed high-quality stories and projects under tight deadlines
  • Ensure that all content produced meets company standards for journalistic integrity, timeliness, and production quality
  • Contribute original, enterprise story ideas daily
  • Produce special projects and other duties as assigned

 


JOB EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, photography, film, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience preferred.

REQUIREMENTS

Required & Preferred Capabilities:

  • Previous photojournalism experience preferred
  • Strong awareness of news and current events needed
  • Sound editorial judgment, journalism ethics, and working knowledge of media laws needed
  • Ability to make sound decisions without direct supervision
  • Ability to prioritize assignments and meet deadlines
  • Work well under pressure — ability to handle breaking news and last-minute changes with aplomb
  • Low-to-zero call/approach reluctance — ability to confidently engage with viewers, officials, those affected by stories, and others to cultivate story leads and information
  • Professional savvy and collegial demeanor when interacting with colleagues and members of the public
  • Excellent communication skills; verbal and written
  • English fluency required
  • Strong, candid knowledge of self & capabilities and display the willingness & ability to take action to learn, improve, and grow

ADDITIONAL INFO


HOW TO APPLY

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

www. nexstar.tv