Full Time Job

Multimedia Journalist / Photographer

WXIX

Cincinnati, OH 08-27-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Multimedia Journalist / Photographer - WXIX

About WXIX:

WXIX-TV, FOX19 NOW, is the FOX affiliate serving Cincinnati and the Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana tri-state area, the nation's 37th DMA. FOX19 NOW, the station that's ''Always Local, Always Now,'' produces over 61 hours of News per week. FOX19 NOW is the leader in Morning News with local coverage from 4:30 a.m. until 11 a.m. each weekday The station airs early evening news 4 to 7 p.m. weekdays and the market's #1 (A25-54) late, local News starting at 10:00 to 11:30 p.m. FOX19 NOW's community involvement includes The St. Jude Dream Home, The Alzheimer's Association, The Pink Ribbon Girls and Special Olympics of Northern Kentucky, among others. We're proud to serve the community on multiple platforms, and broadcast some of the most popular programming in the Tri-State, including NFL on FOX, Wheel of Fortune, Jeopardy! and the FOX prime time schedule.

Job Summary/Description:

The #1 News station in Cincinnati is looking for a unique MMJ with a passion for videography! WXIX-TV in Cincinnati wins with urgent live shots, great exclusives, and powerful storytelling every day. Videography will be the top priority for this position, including shooting daily live shots. In addition, this MMJ will report from behind the camera, describing the scene while shooting breaking news or live events. With training, this MMJ may grow into a regular on-camera reporter.

The primary job duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Gathering video, sound, graphics for stories
- Shoot daily live shots
- Gathering and confirming information
- Writing and editing stories for television, web, OTT
- Regular social media posting and interaction

Qualifications/Requirements:

▶ Minimum of three years of photography experience preferred. Experience shooting live shots or as-lives while speaking from behind the camera would be helpful. We want a passionate candidate who is aggressive and not afraid to dig. Applicants must be able to quickly develop contacts and work sources and be a team player with strong communication skills. Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screen and MVR check

Interested applicants can, go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', we encourage you to upload your resume and cover letter

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g4jo3z-3-238-248-200-42 in your application.

Company Profile
WXIX

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.