• Full Time
  • Anywhere

Orlando,FL

Graham Media Group

DESCRIPTION

POSITION TITLE:  TV NEWS PHOTOGRAPHER/EDITOR -FULL TIME


Do you love breaking news, community engagement, and utilizing your craft to create stories that matter?

You are the photojournalist WKMG is looking for!

 

WKMG was just named Best Overall Station for large market by the Florida Association of Broadcast Journalists. We regularly win Edward R. Murrow, Emmy and AP awards.  We have twice been named winner of the National Association of Broadcasters Service to America award.  

 

Our photojournalists have the opportunity to contribute to the #1 digital platform in Central Florida. Our newsroom culture is one of the best in the business!

 

Orlando news thrives on breaking news and often our breaking local story ends up as a national news headline.  Come live, learn and work where news breaks!


JOB EXPERIENCE

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Photograph news stories for presentation on-air.
  • Edit , produce video for daily newscast.
  • Coordinate with producers on rundowns and scripts, adhere to strict deadlines.
  • Ensure video feeds scheduled and logged.
  • Train for and be available to edit newscasts based on scheduling needs
  • Work closely with Producers, Photographers, Assignment Desk Personnel.
  • Possess and maintain a valid driver’s license with a driving record acceptable to the company.
  • Work flexible hours including nights, weekends, holidays.
  • Operate live microwave and streaming equipment under strict deadlines.
  • Reports to Chief Photographer.

REQUIREMENTS

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

  • Two years full-time photography and editing experience in daily TV news preferred.
  • Ability to operate TV news gathering equipment including LiveU and ENG.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with daily deadlines and changing priorities.
  • Valid passport desirable but not required.
  • Discretion, maturity and composure, especially under pressure.
  • A valid driver’s license and safe driving record.
  • Must be able to fly in helicopter or airplane.
  • Must be able to travel on short notice.

ADDITIONAL INFO

Note: Any offer of employment is conditional on successful completion of pre-employment background checks including drug screen, required reference checks and educational degree verification.

WKMG-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In addition to complying with federal law, WKMG-TV will comply with applicable state and local laws prohibiting employment discrimination.

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HOW TO APPLY

Send resume to: Chief Photographer—No phone calls please!
Darran Caudle ([email protected])

WKMG -TV
4466 JOHN YOUNG PARKWAY
ORLANDO, FL 32804

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