Photojournalist/Editor

Posted by Gray Television

Montgomery, AL
Posted: 2020-08-25

Description:

WSFA-TV 12 News in Montgomery, Alabama has an immediate opening for a full-time Photojournalist/Editor. We are the dominant, number one source for weather and news information in Central and South Alabama.

The Photojournalist/Editor will work with producers, reporters, and editors to create news stories and will feed stories back to station from live remotes from LUVU backpacks as well as microwave trucks. Responsible for operating various news gathering equipment, including but not limited to, microwave live truck, video camera, and video editing equipment. Required to drive company vehicle while out on various assignments. Must maintain photography equipment and vehicle. Contribute daily to WSFA.COM and our array of digital platforms.
Perform other duties as needed and directed by management. In addition, our station recently moved to a brand new state of the art facility on historic Dexter Avenue. There is not a finer media facility in the nation than at 445 Dexter Ave., Suite 7000, Montgomery, AL 36104.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Responsibilities:

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Work with producers, reporters, and editors to create news stories
- Feed stories back to station from live remotes from LUVU backpacks as well as microwave    trucks
- Required to drive company vehicle while out on assignments. Maintain photography equipment and vehicle
- Contribute daily to WSFA.COM and our array of digital platforms

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Requirements:

REQUIREMENTS:
- College degree required from an accredited College or University, majoring in Communications or Journalism.
- Minimum 1-2 years’ experience shooting and editing digital at a local television station. Working with JVC camera equipment as well as BitCentral/Edius non-linear editing experience is a plus.
- Must be able to work well under pressure and daily deadlines.
- Must have good creative and editorial judgment and mastery of journalistic ethics and libel laws.
- Flexible work hours required, including holidays, weekends, evenings and possible overtime hours.
- Must be available for overnight travel. Ability to lift loads up to 50 lbs.
- Must have a clean driving record and possess a valid driver’s license.

 

 

Contact:

Please apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings and attach resume and demo reel.

 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

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