Photojournalist
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 12/7/2019

Job Description

TEGNA Media is seeking a highly skilled full-time Photojournalist/Visual Storyteller who is passionate, thrives on great storytelling, and is forward-thinking and innovative.

In this role you will:

  • Capture video and audio elements that produce compelling and engaging news, sports, and feature stories in a daily, deadline-driven environment
  • Edit stories with Adobe Premiere and Edius editing platforms
  • Provide editorial input and collaboration for stories and daily newscasts.
  • Operate live remote equipment - microwave and TVU
  • Distribute content on multiple digital platforms, including wcnc.com, Facebook, Twitter, etc.
  • Fill-in as show editor when needed
  • Become familiar with Sony XDCAM
  • Open to expanded duties, such as writing and voicing stories

Job Requirements

  • College degree with a minimum of one year experience as a TV photojournalist and news editor preferred
  • 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, take on-call shifts and work flexible shifts
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and be able to lift heavy objects

 

About TEGNA

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 62 television stations and four radio stations in 51 markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching over 38 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks Justice Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. 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

TEGNA, Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.