Tegna Knoxville , TN 37902
Posted 2 days ago
WBIR, the market-leading NBC affiliate in Knoxville, TN, is looking for two highly skilled and artistic full-time Visual Story Tellers who can create shareable and exciting content for television, social media, our website and mobile app. We want journalists who can tell great stories on their own or with a team. Our ideal candidates are familiar with the latest editing tools and techniques. They create unique and exciting content on all platforms. They are proficient with live news gathering tools.
Using the latest photography and editing tools.
Creative storytelling with the highest journalistic standards.
Using creative production techniques such as graphics and other forms of media (viewer pictures, webcam interviews, etc.) to enhance stories.
Editing, filing and posting a variety of video elements including voice-overs, packages, bumpers and some promotional material.
Ability to operate non-linear edit systems, experience with Edius is a plus.
ENG shooting experience is also a plus, job requires gathering content in the field.
Maintaining and being responsible for all issued station equipment and vehicles, in accordance with policy.
Have a professional demeanor and work well/as a team player with news team and staff at all times.
Ability to multi-task, handling editing assignments and capturing feeds and FTP material from multiple TEGNA stations, while constantly monitoring quality control.
Performing other tasks as required by supervisor or news managers.
BA/BS in journalism, communications or related field
Experience in photojournalism, non-linear editing, and content management systems
Ability to generate creative, engaging, content-driven live shots
FAA Part 107 Certification a plus
Demonstrated news judgment, photography experience, and non-linear editing skills
Flexible with schedule, reliable and dependable
Understanding of the tenets of professional journalism
Knowledge of ENPS and Edius a plus
Organizational skills and the ability to work under constant time pressure deadlines
Ability to calmly handle live, breaking news situations and changing events
TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 63 television stations in 51 U.S. markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 network affiliates in the top 25 markets among independent station groups, reaching approximately 39 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks True Crime Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, digital and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA's OTT advertising service. For more information, visit
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TEGNA requires all employees to be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) against the coronavirus.
TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information. TEGNA complies with all applicable laws related to accommodations.
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