KJRH TV is seeking an experienced News Photographer
KJRH TV is seeking an experienced News Photographer who is passionate about story telling for an overnight position who adheres to NPPA standards. The successful candidate will be learning the art of storytelling - beginning, middle, end, moments, action reaction and all the elements that will go into shooting.
The photojournalist will capture and edit visual content for multiple platforms.
-Capture and edit visual content for multiple platforms in commerical quality photography.
-Analyze and decide how to compose a subject.
-Work closely with newsroom personnel to create and develop news stories
-Responsible for operating various news gathering equipment, including but not limited to microwave live truck, video camera, and video editing equipment
-Perform other duties as assigned
Education & Experience
-2 or more years experience as a photographer for a news station
Skills & Abilities
-Proficiency with lighting and computer based editing. including Final Cut X.
-Proficiency with live microwave truck operation.
-Knowledge and demonstration of creativity, editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel laws
-Knowledge of and proficiency in posting content to station’s Web sites
-Drive company vehicle for business purposes
-Valid driver’s license with no more than four (4) points in the past 36 months, in accordance with station policy, and proof of insurability (must carry liability limits of $100,000 per person/$300,000 per accident/$50,000 property).