Television News Photographer

Location Orlando, Florida Job Number 170725 Brand WFTV-TV

Description

WFTV, a Cox Media Groups television station, has an opening for a great television News Photographers to enhance its award-winning staff.  If you`re considered among the best at visual storytelling, teamwork, problem solving, and creativity, please apply.  Must be willing to work all shifts and have a positive attitude with a desire to learn and improve.


Responsibilities:
Shoot and edit news content for all platforms
Operate live trucks and associated systems

Qualifications

A working technical knowledge of ENG/SNG trucks, FTP, electronic video services, television photography and editing software is a required. Must have relevant computer, software and non-liner-editing and troubleshooting experience.  Must be a strong visual storyteller and an independent problem-solver.


Education: Education: Bachelor or Associate Degree in photography, journalism or related field.  Experience in lieu of education will be considered.


Experience: 2-3 years working television newsroom. Must have an understanding of news production techniques and the ability to develop and engaging presentation. Valid driver’s license and clean driving record necessary. A motor vehicle record check will be performed.


Physical Requirements: Lift and easily carry up to 50 pounds of television equipment and get in and out of news vehicles without assistance. 




Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company that includes the national advertising rep firms of CoxReps.   

The company's operations currently include 14 broadcast television stations and one local cable channel, 57 radio stations, eight daily newspapers and more than a dozen non-daily publications, and more than 100 digital services.


CMG currently operates in more than 30 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly, including more than 32 million TV viewers, more than 4 million print and online newspaper readers, and 14 million radio listeners.


Cox Media Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer; Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. 


For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmedia.com



Organization: Cox Media Group

Primary Location: US-FL-Orlando-490 E South St

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Variable

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing