WANF-TV

Category:
Media – Journalism – Newspaper
Position/Title:
PHOTOJOURNALIST – WANF
Details:
About Gray Television:

Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 113 television markets that collectively reach 36 percent of US television households.

We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.

About WANF:

WANF (previously WGCL/CBS46) has served Atlanta communities for more than 50 years with local news, weather, sports, and entertainment. WANF & WPCH are owned by Gray Television, headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. Would you like to work in the #6 market in a city with a thriving economy and a vibrant culture? WANF and WPCH provides the community with award winning local news coverage, dedicated community service, and effective marketing solutions for area businesses. Come to Atlanta for the opportunity. The energy…the chance to dream where there’s space to contribute. Where creatives, universities, entrepreneurs, and the world’s biggest brands intersect. Atlanta has a unique culture all its own with a young population, a bustling city center packed with urban parks and amenities, and famously walkable neighborhoods.

Job Summary/Description:

WANF is looking for a creative photojournalist with at least 3 years experience to join the growing news department at Gray Television’s flagship television station in Atlanta. You need to be a shooter who won’t settle for mediocrity and will push the envelope when covering local and statewide news events. A successful candidate will be expected to advance their skills in the art of storytelling and is passionate about breaking news coverage, in-depth stories, and weather…we LOVE to chase weather. The mindset here at WANF is TEAMWORK AND COMMUNITY.

Duties/Responsibilities include (but not limited to):

? Respond to breaking news and other assigned news events.
? Shoot and edit video and audio for broadcast using non-linear EDIUS software and produce live shots in the field using LiveU and ENG trucks.
? Crafting visually creative stories. Attention to detail is a must.
? Collaborate with reporters, MMJ’s, producers, assignment editors & Station Management.
? Be open to critiques, feedback and training.
? Adapt well to new technology.
? Expectation of working various shifts including nights, weekends and holidays.

Qualifications/Requirements:

? 3-5 years of news gathering experience as a news photographer.
? Be mentally strong, have the ability to remain positive and help build a positive work environment at WANF.
? Must be able to thrive under pressure and meet daily deadlines.
? Other duties as assigned.

Interested applicants can go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on “apply now”, upload your cover letter, resume, and references

(Current employees that are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro employee portal)

WANF-TV/Gray Television Group, Inc. is a drug-free company

Additional Info:

Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, and transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

Gray Television encourages all new employees to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus virus prior to or by the first workday.

Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
8/25/2023
Closing Date:
2/28/2024
City:
Atlanta – 30318
State:
Georgia
URL:
https://www.atlantanewsfirst.com/
Additional Information:
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Contact:
If you feel you’re qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on “apply now”, upload your resume, cover letter and references.
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