Full Time Job

News Photographer / Videojournalist

Gray Television

Charlotte, NC 8 days ago
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
About WBTV:

WBTV was the first television station to sign on in the Carolinas and is considered the ''most trustworthy source of news and information'' in the area according to research. Being ''On Your Side'' for the community is the guiding principle of WBTV and helps drive its award-winning newscasts and quality local journalism. Visit www.wbtv.com to learn more.

Job Summary/Description:

WBTV is looking for a creative, aggressive visual storyteller. A journalism or communication background is a big plus. We're looking for a self-motivated, excellent communicator who can work independently and as part of a team.
Primary duties include gathering video, interviews, and information, editing for broadcast and digital/ social platforms, setting up/ executing multiple live shots per shift, monitoring scanners, social media, and other sources for news, and other duties as assigned. The shift may include weekends.
WBTV is a legacy station with a proud history in local news. If you're looking for an environment to grow and learn alongside a top-tier team of visual journalists, please consider this opportunity.
Please include a reel or examples of your work. They will be reviewed!

The successful candidate will be responsible for (but not limited to) the following:
-Gather video, interviews, and information for news stories
-Edit video for broadcast and digital/social platforms
-Set up and execute live shots
-Monitor scanners, social media, and other sources for news
-Other duties as assigned

Qualifications/Requirements:
• Schedule flexibility is a must. This is a full-time hourly position and may include working overnights, holidays and weekends and some overtime. Please apply online and attach resume with cover letter as well as a link to samples of your work. Candidate must be able to successfully complete a pre-employment drug screening and MVR. Must be able to lift at least 25 pounds.

If you feel you're qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopening, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now''

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gm8p6v-3-238-204-167-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Gray Television

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.