KMOV is a Meredith Corporation TV Station.
The Photographer shoots and edits video of various news events and is responsible for capturing the visuals of news stories and editing all forms of media for daily news broadcasts, continuous news platforms and special reports. This position shoots stories in a compelling and brand-focused way to attract the largest audience available to the station's newscasts.
Must effectively operate high tech multi-media equipment including ENG vehicles. Photographers are expected to regularly contribute to all media platforms and initiatives, including for example: on-air, web, digital, and social media.
II. Essential Job Functions
Weight % Accountabilities, Actions and Expected Measurable Results
30% Photographs news, weather, and sports materials for on-air, web, digital, and social media.
20% Performs creative editing of news, weather, and sports materials.
10% Sets up and operates lighting equipment.
10% Operates ENG van and associated equipment.
10% Transmits and records news, weather and sports video and/or audio feeds, including ENG feeds.
5% Photographs and edits promotion and public service material.
10% Performs limited newsgathering functions.
5% Performs minor repairs of ENG equipment and cameras.
III. Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered.
Education: Completion of high school, or equivalent. College degree preferred.
Experience: Two to five years of shooting and editing local news content.
Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Strong editing and shooting skills.
Ability to gather news with or without a reporter.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Ability to edit with Non-linear editing, Edius preferred.
Ability to operate microwave truck and related equipment.
Attention to detail.
Ability to work in a fast paced team-oriented environment.
Must possess a valid Driver's license with clean driving record.
Ability to operate microwave and satellite vehicles and equipment.
Ability to lift and carry 20-65 pounds.
Ability to work a flexible schedule including nights and weekends.
% Travel Required (Approximate):10%