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Photojournalist

CBS Television Stations

Southfield, MI 07-10-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
CBS Detroit (WWJ-TV) and Detroit50 (WKBD-TV), the CBS News and Stations owned & operated in the #15 television market in Detroit, are seeking a creative and dedicated Multi-Skilled Photojournalist to join our growing CBS Detroit News Team! Candidates should have a strong dedication to visual storytelling with excellent photography and editing skills, produce daily content from the field and assist our Multi-Skilled Journalists during live shots and on assignments as needed.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Photojournalists applying for this position must have non-linear editing experience, knowledge of file-based video transfer, and experience as a News Photographer and Editor.
• Must have the ability to operate live bonded cellular transmit units, communicate optimally, work well under pressure, have a keen knowledge of situational safety, and meet deadlines.
• Must have at least 5+ years of experience in a medium to large television market.

REQUIREMENTS:
• Candidates will be accountable for maintaining assigned equipment, including news vehicles, cameras, lights, laptop editors, and peripheral gear, initiating repairs when necessary.
• Must be physically able to carry, shoulder, and shoot with a broadcast ENG camera (25 lbs. or more), as well as carry support equipment (tripod, lights, microphones, etc.)
• Must possess a valid driver's license and a good driving record.

PREFERRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Extraordinary news judgment and writing skills
• Knowledge of current events
• Must be committed, innovative, and demonstrate leadership and partnership.
• Strong breaking news skills
• Ability to incorporate social media and new technology into all the newscasts
• Bachelor's or technical degree in Broadcast Journalism, Communications, or allied field preferred!

Organizations that wish to receive job vacancy notices from this posting's television station should contact sf_recruitingsupport@paramount.com.

Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rz02p3-44-200-194-255-42 in your application.