Full Time Job

Photojournalist

KOSA

Odessa, TX 10-05-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
About KOSA:

KOSA is owned by Gray Television. It is the top-rated, long-time news leader in west Texas and southeastern New Mexico. We pride ourselves in being the dominant player in a highly competitive market where there is never a shortage of news that impacts people on the regional level, throughout the state of Texas and very often on the national stage.
Our team of professionals is committed to sharing the most compelling stories every day…and we know that requires outstanding writers, creative photographers, and an innovative production team. Whether we're following local officers to the nation's capital to remember their fallen brothers; travelling to Marine boot camp to highlight a local man's journey; covering a hometown president (George W. Bush) during his eight years in office; or tracking the latest developments in the oil and gas industry – KOSA is located at the epicenter of some of the most important news stories of our generation.

Job Summary/Description:

This is an entry level position, perfect for someone looking to gain experience and explore opportunities in the broadcast news industry. You must be self-motivated, have good communication skills and be able to work both 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 live shots, and other duties as assigned. This person will also be assigned to manage our news vehicles and all staff camera gear. Must be willing to embrace emerging technology, such as smartphone live capabilities and digital editing. The successful candidate is a team-player, reliable with initiative.

The primary job duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
* Gathering Video, Interviews and information
* Editing for Broadcast and Digital Platforms
* Setting up/executing live shots
* Other duties as assigned
*Manage News Vehicles and all Staff Camera Gear

Qualifications/Requirements:
* Team Player
* Reliable with Initiative
* Must be able to troubleshoot on the fly
* Problem Solve under pressure

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g4wk9z-3-229-142-91-42 in your application.

Company Profile
KOSA

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.