Full Time Job

News Photographer


East Syracuse, NY 03-25-2021
Apply @ Employer
  • 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 required.
• 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.
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.