VIDEO EDITOR/VIDEOGRAPHER (P/T) - WCTV
WCTV is the dominant #1 CBS Affiliate in Tallahassee, with a coverage area of about 19 counties in North Florida and South Georgia. We are a well-established newsroom, where rising talent has an opportunity to work side-by-side with experienced journalists. The expectations are high in our newsroom. The right candidate can expect to cover everything from breaking news, to severe weather, major political headlines and heartfelt features. Along the way, we add real people, emotion and perspective to our stories.
Your responsibilities include, but not limited to:
- Works with news managers, producers, anchors and reporters on video selection and appropriate editing techniques (transitions, effects, etc.)
- Selects shots used in videos for air, and adherse to blurring, censoring as decided by management
- Understands broadcast journalism best practices and legalities
- Ensures correct video is linked to each story, and that shots match the script
- Sets up live shots for reporters/anchors as assigned by supervisors
- Shoots video for stories as assigned by supervisors
- Writes copy for web and edits video for playback as assigned by supervisors
- Performs other duties as assigned by supervisors
- An internship in a commercial newsroom
- Knowledge of video editing and scripting software
- Working knowledge of web and social platforms
- A commitment to 100% accuracy
- A desire to grow in a newsroom and become full-time
If you feel you're qualified and want to work with a great group of people, go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, click on ''apply now''
Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rnb521-3-229-142-104-42 in your application.
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.