Part-Time Visual Journalist & Storyteller
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 12/7/2019

Job Description

WTOL-TV, the TEGNA-owned CBS affiliate in Toledo, Ohio is seeking a part-time Photojournalist/Visual Storyteller (MSJ) who is passionate, thrives on great storytelling, and is forward-thinking and innovative.

In this role, you will:

  • Responsible for capturing video and audio elements that produce compelling and engaging news, sports, and feature stories in a daily, deadline-driven environment.
  • Familiar with JVC Cameras.
  • Edit stories with the Edius non-linear system.
  • Provide editorial input and collaboration for stories and daily newscasts.
  • Operate live remote equipment - microwave and bonded cellular.
  • Familiarity with all distribution platforms including Facebook, Twitter, etc.
  • Open to expanded duties, such as writing and voicing stories.

Job Requirements

  • College degree preferred. This is an entry-level position.
  • Must be able to master editing on Edius non-linear editing systems.
  • Complete newsgathering skills required - videography, editing and writing.
  • Must tell news stories creatively with strong audio and visual skills.
  • Must be able to make quick decisions while working under pressured deadlines, willing to work overtime, and work flexible shifts.
  • Must have a valid driver's license, be able to lift up to 40 lbs, and on occasion up to 80 lbs, with or without an accommodation.

WTOL-TV 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 49 television stations and two radio stations in 41 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 30 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 also delivers innovative and unparalleled solutions for advertisers through TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS). TMS is a one-stop shop that helps businesses thrive through an unmatched suite of services and solutions that reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. 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.

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About Us

WTOL News 11, the CBS affiliate in Toledo, OH, is owned by TEGNA Inc., an innovative media company with 49 television stations and two radio stations in 41 markets.