Full Time Job

Photographer / Editor


New York, NY 05-21-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Executive (10+ years) Experience
Job Description
NewsNation New York Photographer/Editor (New York, NY)

NewsNation Photographer/Editor (New York)

NewsNation is looking for an experienced photographer/editor to join our team based in New York City. The ideal candidate is proficient in shooting and editing video and is equipped to ably partner with a correspondent and producer to craft stories which are engaging, compelling, and accurate. The person must have a strong work-ethic, be a self-starter, a clear communicator, and a team player. Assignments will include New York based stories, but also involves frequent travel to respond to and cover major breaking news across the United States, international travel is a possibility as well.

Duties & Responsibilities:
• Shoot video for news reports
• Edit reporter packages and elements for television broadcasts and digital use on Adobe Premiere
• Shoot active and dynamic live shots in various settings
• Maintain video equipment and other gear
• Operate portable live unit and ENG trucks in remote situations
• Familiarity with Bit Central & Latakoo helpful but not required
• Short notice travel and schedule flexibility will be required, including weekends
• Perform other duties as assigned

Requirements & Skills:
• Bachelor's degree in communications/journalism or related degree required (equivalent years of experience may substitute for education)
• At least ten years of news production experience
• Good communications skills with sound editorial judgement
• Basic knowledge of satellite live truck operation, helpful but not required
• Ability to lift and carry equipment in the range of 50 lbs. in weight
• Promotes teamwork and maintains attitude of cooperation with all network personnel
• Must be able to work assigned shifts and be on call during overnights, mornings and weekends/holidays
• Must have the ability to travel for work, often with no prior notice
• Must join IBEW Union
• Must have a valid driver's license as driving will often be required

Salary Range: $105,000 - $110,000

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g425wy-3-236-83-154-42 in your application.

Salary Details
Salary Range: $105,000 to $110,000 Per Year ($ USD)
Company Profile

Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation.