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Part Time Photographer/Editor

Part Time Photographer/Editor

WLKY has an opening for a highly motivated and creative news Photographer/Editor. This position requires flexible scheduling and availability. Our ideal candidate has an excellent eye for visual storytelling and editing. This position requires flexibility as this person will fill in shooting stories with (or without) reporter and/or edit vo, vosots, and packages for newscasts. You must be able to shoot on Sony XD Cam, GoPro, on laptop computer and iPhone, and edit in Adobe Premiere. Excellent editing skills, exceptional time-management abilities, effective communication style, organization, and knowledge of Adobe Premiere, Precis, CBS and CNN platforms are critical. An excellent eye for video and the highest journalistic standards are a must. 
 RESPONSIBILITIES




Job Responsibilities: 
  • Shooting and editing of VOs, VO-SOTs and packages 
  • Working with the Assignment Desk and Reporters to cover daily stories.
  • Working with reporters and producers to ensure the best content and facts are gathered.
  • Working with producers to ensure their creative vision is executed with vivid video and natural sound.
  • Communicating and coordinating incoming video elements from crews in the field.
  • Can work with catalog systems to record and locate necessary video.
  • In-person attendance is required
Experience Requirements:
  • Must have computer and software experience.
  • Previous newsroom experience preferred
  • Hearst Television is a proud supporter of military veterans. Related military training and experience will be considered.     

QUALIFICATIONS

Qualifications Requirements: 
  • Can easily carry up to 50 pounds of equipment
  • Efficient Operation on ENG trucks
  • Can work in all weather conditions
  • Can operate large vehicles, must have a valid driver’s license and a near-perfect driving record
  • Exceptional ability to operate digital editing tools
  • Can organize and prioritize
  • Must be a self-starter - someone who doesn’t wait to be told what to do
  • Ability to work under pressure, making quick decisions 
Education:
  • College degree in broadcast journalism, broadcast news, or related field preferred
  • Equivalent military training from Defense Information School (DINFOS) and associated experience will be considered.
  • Hearst Television is a proud supporter of military veterans. Related military training and experience will be considered.
Additional Requirements
 
As part of its continued efforts to maintain a safe workplace for employees, Hearst Television requires that all newly hired employees be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) against the coronavirus by the first day of employment as a condition of employment, to the extent permitted by applicable law. HTV will consider requests for reasonable accommodations due to medical and/or religious reasons on an individual basis in accordance with applicable legal requirements

Additional Info

Job Type : Part-time

Education Level : Bachelors Degree

Experience Level : Entry Level

Job Function : Other

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