Multi-Platform Video Editor/Producer
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 2/14/2018

Job Description

KHOU is seeking editors/photojournalists/producers who can edit, create and produce exciting and interesting news opens and content for broadcast, online and social content.  Producers must be able to shoot and run live units (microwave, cellular and satellite) during the newsgathering hours and share content digitally. The ideal candidates are  also creative problem solvers.  Our Producers must be able to skillfully use ENPS Newsroom software, BitCentral Content Management, and Adobe Creative Cloud.  Create unique content evoking emotion.

  • Shoot and edit news stories for on-air broadcasting and digital platforms
  • EDIT in an exciting, captivating manner.
  • Use the latest editing and photography tools to tell great stories.
  • Develop original content through social listening and independent sources.
  • Deliver on-air, online news events in an engaging, exciting, and accurate manner.
  • Use consumer analytics in determining content.
  • Use creative production techniques such as graphics and new forms of media (viewer pictures, webcam interviews, etc.) to enhance stories.
  • Active in National Press Photographers Association critiques and activities
  • Acquire content using standard ENG equipment including Sony PMW-500, Sony PXW-X180, and DSLR Professional Cameras
  • Tune in Satellite shots, Microwave shots and TVU backpacks in Sat Center
  • Operate ENG Microwave Vehicles
  • Operate DSNG Vehicles
  • Operate bonded cellular live units
  • Perform other tasks as required by supervisor or executive producer.

Job Requirements

 Here’s what you need:

 

  • BA/BS in journalism, communications or related field
  • 2-5 years of experience preferred
  • Bilingual (English & Spanish) speaking preferred
  • Experience in photojournalism, editing, and content management systems
  • Understanding the tenants of professional journalism
  • Skills in producing engaging, content-driven newscasts and digital content
  • Strong social media skills, including an active news hound presence on Twitter and Facebook
  • Knowledge of ENPS, Adobe CC suit including adobe Premier pro, and BitCentral
  • Knowledge of Edius, Lakana CMS, and Axis graphics 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

 

KHOU 11 offers a competitive benefits package including health, dental, vision, EAP, flexible spending accounts, life insurance, holiday, paid time off, and 401(k). No phone calls please.  Due to the volume of resumes received, we are unable to provide updates on the status of individual applications. 

 

 

About TEGNA:

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 46 stations in 38 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 32 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 www.TEGNA.com.

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.

Job Snapshot

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 KHOU.com, 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.