Full Time Job

Photojournalist, Field Production


Los Angeles, CA 09-07-2023
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Your New Role…

CNN seeks a Photojournalist for the Field Production department.

Applicants should provide a link to examples of their recent work.

Your Role Accountabilities…
• Responsible for recording images to illustrate CNN news events and stories.
• Record events and stories to the highest ethical, aesthetic, editorial and technical standards using the latest technology.
• Documents a wide array of news events, and their required level of training and experience allows them to meet CNN standards in their responsibilities and skills.
• Technical development and experience that will facilitate editorial knowledge, which allows them to handle photography, audio, logistics, and lighting.
• Expect to travel for CNN's newsgathering purposes (hostile environments are optional)
• They are on call 24 hours a day, 7 days per week.

Qualifications & Experience…
• 5+ years of ENG, cinematic camera, and field production experience.
• Strong NLE editing skills and capable to independent editorial decision-making,
• Strong editorial skills.
• Must have ability to lift 50 lbs of gear.
• Bachelor's Degree in communications, journalism, TV production, or related field.
• In lieu of a degree, we would consider experience and on-the-job accomplishment.
• Fluency in the Spanish language is a plus.
• Must possess a valid US driver's license.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-ro2oo3-44-197-111-121-42 in your application.

Company Profile

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