Category:
News
Position/Title:
Photojournalist
Details:
WGCL-TV, a Meredith Corporation station is in search of a highly-qualified, motivated candidate to fill its role as a Photojournalist.
The primary responsibility of a CBS 46 Photojournalist is to capture the moments and visuals necessary to relate the news important to the Atlanta market, and to do it with the highest ethical and technical standards. He or she will be willing and able to collaborate with
reporters, producers and management about the most effective way to tell stories, and will have the experience and knowledge of the equipment necessary to do so effectively. This includes visual and audio tools, edit platforms and live capabilities, among others things.

Essential Job Functions

Function as staff photographer; shoot and edit and help produce video of daily general assignments and spot news stories.

Utilize existing technology to enhance story coverage

Operate ENG and SNG Vehicles and related broadcast equipment.
Maintain related technical equipment in working order.

 

Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
7/8/2019
Closing Date:
8/8/2019
City:
Atlanta – 30318
State:
Georgia
Experience:
Minimum of three years of experience in television news photography preferably in a top 50 market, live ENG microwave truck operations and non-linear editing experience.
NPPA Workshop and SNG Operations experience is a plus.
Requirements:
Education  Minimum – High School diploma or GED required.
Technical or vocational degree or two years of college preferred.
Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Good working knowledge of digital broadcast systems operations and broadcast system interconnection.
  • Operation of large vehicles and knowledge of DOT rules and regulations.
  • Possess good eye-hand coordination.
  • Have a valid Driver’s License with excellent driving history.  Must have good navigational skills.
  • Able to work well under time constraints of news operation and be a good ambassador for the station at all times.
  • Ability to work under pressure in a rapidly changing news environment.
  • Must be able to make decisions quickly and accurately while coping with stress, resulting from a variety of circumstances.

% Travel Required (Approximate):  80-90% local
and/or regional travel

Additional Information:
JR07307
Contact:
We are always on the lookout for bright, creative talent to be part of the Meredith team.
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http://www.meredith.com/viewjobopenings

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