News Photographer/Editor

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

WATE-TV

Nexstar Media Group,Inc.

DESCRIPTION

WATE TV is looking to hire a full-time news video editor/photographer. This offer includes competitive pay and benefits.

 

Video Editor/Photographer

 

  • Operates editing equipment to produce images or scenes primarily for morning and midday newscasts and other programming.

·         Gathers and organizes raw and edited video into files according to scripts or instructions for   newscasts and other programming

·         Reviews all video for accuracy and adherence to station standards

·        Shoot video in the field, including interviews. This can be solo or with a reporter.

•     Operate live equipment in the field, including live backpacks and ENG/SNG

       vehicles   

·         Determines the specific audio and visual effects necessary to complete stories

·         Sets up and operates computer editing systems, electronic titling systems, video switching equipment, and digital video effects units to produce a final product

·         Selects and combines the most effective shots of each scene to form a logical and smoothly running story

·         Confers with other personnel to discuss assignments, work product and desired effects

·         Maintains editing equipment

  • Must have strong organizational skills, ability to work independently and able to handle multiple assignments under deadline

                            •     Performs other duties as assigned

 

Requirements & Skills:

 

·         High school diploma

·         Fluency in English

·         Excellent communication skills, both oral and written

·         Minimum two years’ experience operating video editing equipment

·         Proficiency with video editing equipment

  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously

 

 


JOB EXPERIENCE

  • Operates editing equipment to produce images or scenes primarily for morning and midday newscasts and other programming.

·         Gathers and organizes raw and edited video into files according to scripts or instructions for   newscasts and other programming

·         Reviews all video for accuracy and adherence to station standards

·        Shoot video in the field, including interviews. This can be solo or with a reporter.

•     Operate live equipment in the field, including live backpacks and ENG/SNG

       vehicles   

·         Determines the specific audio and visual effects necessary to complete stories

·         Sets up and operates computer editing systems, electronic titling systems, video switching equipment, and digital video effects units to produce a final product

·         Selects and combines the most effective shots of each scene to form a logical and smoothly running story

·         Confers with other personnel to discuss assignments, work product and desired effects

·         Maintains editing equipment

  • Must have strong organizational skills, ability to work independently and able to handle multiple assignments under deadline

                            •     Performs other duties as assigned

 


REQUIREMENTS

·         High school diploma

·         Fluency in English

·         Excellent communication skills, both oral and written

·         Minimum two years’ experience operating video editing equipment

·         Proficiency with video editing equipment

  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously

 


ADDITIONAL INFO

EOE/MINORITIES/FEMALES/VETERANS/DISABLED., Background check required. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE


HOW TO APPLY

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

http://www.nexstar.tv/careers