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News Editor / Videographer

WKTB

Duluth, MN 09-14-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
News Editor / Videographer - WKTB

About WKTB:

Telemundo Atlanta is a premier Spanish-language television station providing award-winning local news and programming. Telemundo Atlanta is available to the Atlanta DMA on a million watts full power over-the-air signal on channel 47.1. Telemundo Atlanta has received 61 Emmy® Awards since 2012, including the top honor of Station Excellence in 2013, 2014, 2016 and 2017 and News Excellence in 2017, 2018 and 2019. Telemundo Atlanta was nominated for Best Newscast and News Excellence in 2020. Telemundo Atlanta is the first Spanish-language television station to receive the coveted Overall Station Excellence recognition in Georgia. Telemundo Atlanta produces essential daily local news, which can also be accessed over our website www.telemundoatlanta.com and mobile application.

Job Summary/Description:

WKTB has immediate full-time opening for an Editor/Videographer. Position involves shooting and editing news video daily under deadline. Applicants should be highly skilled in non-linear editing, be able to work independently and with others, and work quickly with attention to detail and accuracy.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Shooting, but mostly editing, multiple news video for various newscasts.
- Collaborating with producers, and other newsroom members toward the goal of selecting and editing best visuals to represent newscast content.
- Working with accuracy and attention to detail under multiple daily deadlines
- Fill in Technical Director as needed to switch our 5:30 - 6 and 11 pm newscast.
- Provide technical support and camera for reporters during live shots on the field
- The editor and videographer will be the person supporting the newsroom when producing investigative work, daily coverage, interviews, and the daily editing of packages.

Qualifications/Requirements:
- Hands-on experience and knowledge of non-linear editing equipment and professional video camera equipment is a must.
- Minimum 2 to 3 years of prior Editor experience, preferably in a TV Newsroom.
- Must be dependable, able to work nights and weekend nights.
- Applicants should have or be in the process of obtaining a bachelor's degree in journalism or mass communications with a concentration on video production or have equivalent experience.
- Position requires a valid driver's license and good driving record.

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

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r70bn6-18-208-187-128-42 in your application.

Company Profile
WKTB

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.