Full Time Job

News Photographer


East Syracuse, NY 02-23-2023
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
WSYR-TV Syracuse, NY an ABC affiliate seeks an experienced News Photographer to shoot and edit video for television and digital platforms. The applicant must also be proficient in digital and social media.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
• Shoots and edits video for news reports solo and with reporters.
• Conducts interviews, gathers information in the field.
• Operates TVU, microwave and satellite trucks in live remote situations.
• Utilizes mobile and new technology to post to station digital and social media sites.
• Ensures station compliance with rules and regulations applicable to FCC, local, state, and federal laws.
• Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements & Skills:
• Bachelor's Degree in Photography/Communications/Journalism, or equivalent combination of education and work- related experience.
• Minimum one-year experience working in news photography with linear editing is preferred.
• Non-linear editing, Adobe Premier editing and live-truck operation experience preferred.
• Fluency in English; excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
• Experience with other broadcast related equipment.
• Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments, and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
• Ability to work extended hours, as needed.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d9jky4-44-200-168-16-42 in your application.

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.