Chief Photographer

Charleston, SC
Posted: 2018-02-07


WCIV has an exciting opportunity for a full-time Chief Photographer to lead our staff of Photographers and Editors.Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media.

Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!


We are looking for a leader who knows how to tell great stories with video and sound, and can inspire excellence from the staff. Our Chief Photographer manages, evaluates, and develops a team of photographers and editors.

Along with daily news gathering, the Chief Photographer is responsible for recruiting and training staff photographers and editors. In this role, you will work with the Fleet Manager to ensure vehicle and equipment maintenance is being performed regularly.


Knowledge and experience with television news photography.

Technical knowledge of ENG vehicles and editing is a must.

Ability to work with reporters and Multimedia Journalists, as well as independently be able to gather and meet news deadlines is required.

Must have at least three years of television news photography and non-linear editing experience.

Must also be professional, organized, and highly motivated.

Must have and maintain a good driving record and a valid drivers license.


While completing the online application, please include a recent web link of your work. 
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