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We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.
About RTM Studios:
Based in Franklin, Tenn., RTM Studios is a full-service television marketing and media company specializing in automotive tech content. RTM Studios produces America's #1 automotive how-to television franchise "POWERNATION." RTM Studios' "POWERNATION" has become synonymous with Sunday morning television success by reaching millions of enthusiasts each week with popular shows Xtreme Off Road, Engine Power, Truck Tech, and Detroit Muscle. "POWERNATION" currently airs on HISTORY, NBC Sports Network, and the Gray Station Group. RTM Studios is a wholly owned subsidiary of Gray Television INc. For more information, visit www.gray.tv.
This position must create high quality 4K video for digital production and other special productions. Our main focus is automotive television and digital programming. This job requires knowledge of the automotive industry and/or automotive repair. This job will have you both in our studios and in the field at race tracks, events, and off-road courses.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Be able to shoot and edit high quality 4K videos. The majority of our shots are hand-held
When shooting in the field or in the studios, you will need to work comfortably with a crew, take direction, and work alone without direction when necessary
You'll need to communicate with producers, directors, hosts, visitors and other videographers as applicable to advise and determine the best shots for the production
Be responsible for all lighting and audio
Bee familiar with POV cameras. Be sure all required equipment is on hand for scheduled shoots
Be responsible for basic maintenance and troubleshooting all equipment
Some travel will be required
BA in Mass Communication preferred, at least some college required, along with 3-4 years experience
Knowledge and experience with several kinds of cameras and styles of shooting (e.g. studio, location, hand-held, ENG, POV, jib, macro, etc)
Good knowledge of different styles of lighting
Experience covering racing events helpful
Ability to communicate well with others involved in the shoot
Able to do some field editing
Maintain consistency in areas such as audio, video exposure and sequencing
Ability to use video for "story telling"; be open during shoots to "side stories" as they make themselves apparent and take advantage of the opportunity as it happens
Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud is required (Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, InDesign, etc.)
Please apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings