WCVB TV
Needham, MA
Published
April 30, 2024
Job Type
Part Time
Category

Description

WCVB-TV, the ABC affiliate in Needham, Massachusetts, has an opening for a Part-Time photographer with the ability to capture the essence of what's happening in the field and bring it vividly into the homes of our viewers. On the editing side, we need someone who can coordinate feeds, edit with both the eye and ear, and coordinate content elements for multiple shows. This member of our team will spend the bulk of the day in the field shooting, editing, and executing live shots for stories. Having the ability to work as a teammate with reporters is a must -- our newsroom is all about collaboration. You must be tech savvy and up to date on the most modern aspects of our medium. If you are an energetic, creative team player, we look forward to considering your application. You will report to the News Operations Manager.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Shooting and editing of VOs, VO-SOTs and packages for Broadcast Air and On-line postings
  • Work  with the Assignment Desk and Reporters to cover daily stories
  • Gather and edit video and still pictures for digital platforms
  • Work with reporters and producers to ensure the best content and facts are gathered
  • Work with producers to ensure their creative vision is executed with dynamic video and natural sound
  • Communicate and coordinate incoming video elements from crews in the field
  • Can work with catalog systems to record and locate necessary video
  • Can produce and publish content to online platforms

Requirements:

  • Must have computer and software experience
  • Previous newsroom shooting editing experience required
  • Related military experience will be considered
  • Can easily carry up to 50 pounds of equipment
  • Efficient Operation on ENG trucks
  • Can work in all weather conditions
  • Can operate large vehicles; must have a valid driver's license and a near-perfect driving record
  • Exceptional ability to operate digital editing tools
  • Can organize and prioritize
  •  Must be a self-starter
  •  Ability to work under pressure and make quick decisions

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