Creative Services Director of Photography

Date Posted: 2/12/2019

Job Description

KHOU11, the TEGNA-owned CBS affiliate in Houston, Texas, is hiring an experienced Creative Services Director of Photography.   This role is critical to the quality of client commercials, PSAs and brand promotion, and reports to the Director of Marketing.

Our ideal candidate has professional photography and non-linear editing experience, as well as exceptional knowledge of digital video cameras and lighting.   The candidate must be able to take direction from clients, account executives and marketing producers and serve as a valuable part of the content brainstorming process.

This employee will be expected to shoot and edit station image campaigns, with an understanding of the importance of brand and brand drivers.  The ability to work across departments and manage multiple projects simultaneously and independently is a must. 

In conjunction with your professional skills and creative energy, KHOU 11 will provide an environment that celebrates innovative thinking and encourages team work.  KHOU 11 is in the process of building a new state-of-the-art facility, in one of the most coveted Houston neighborhoods.  We’re reimagining the industry on every level, from content creation, to employee recognition. 

Come work in the most diverse city in the country, fall in love with the brand, and Stand for Houston with us!

Job Requirements

Candidates for this role must have:

  • Commercial professional photography experience
  • Proficiency with Adobe products 
  • A good driving record
  • The ability to lift 50 pounds or more

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 47 television stations and two radio stations in 39 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and approximately 35 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry’s top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA delivers results for advertisers through unparalleled and innovative solutions including OTT local advertising network Premion, centralized marketing resource Hatch, and G/O Digital, a one-stop shop for local businesses to connect with consumers through digital marketing. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit

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.


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About Us

KHOU 11 has been one of the top-rated CBS affiliates in Texas for over two decades. For more than 60 years, KHOU 11 has been a leader in local news, information and community involvement. We serve our viewers, in the tenth-largest television market, through several daily broadcasts, as well as 24-hour news coverage via, social media, and mobile platforms.  KHOU 11 continues to grow and connect with new audiences in our community by covering news stories and participating in community events that support our “KHOU Stands for Houston” brand.