KOMO/KUNS in Seattle, Washington is looking for a creative full-time News Photographer! We are seeking someone who can see beyond the lens and bring back compelling stories. The candidate should have 2+ years of ENG experience with a network affiliate news organization. You will cover day to day general, in-depth features and investigative assignments. We are shooting full high definition (HD) on media cards and editing on desktops and laptops. You should have strong editing skills in non-linear edit systems, possess excellent people skills, a strong work ethic, and a great attitude. A passion for story telling is absolutely essential in this position.
• Edit and shoot general assignment stories, lives shots and natural sound packages
• Edit video for daily news coverage, special projects, and sweep period piece
• Take in news feeds from news bureaus and various news organization
• Collaborate with anchors, reporters, and producers on video elements of newscast
• Meet daily deadlines in a high-energy working environment
Requirements and Qualifications:
• Bachelor's Degree in Journalism, Communication, or related field preferred
• At least 2+ years of shooting experience and technical knowledge of editing and photo equipment
• Team-player who can produce good stories under tight deadlines
• Must have valid driver's license, good driving record and be able to operate ENG news vehicles
• Ability to edit and shoot general assignment stories, lives shots and natural sound packages
• Must be able to lift and carry between 25 and 50 pounds on a regular basis
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gqop49-3-229-142-104-42 in your application.