Photojournalist
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 4/9/2019

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
  • Familiar with Panasonic P2 370 and Sony XD 200
  • Distribute content on multiple digital platforms, including kcentv.com, Facebook, Twitter, etc.
  • Fill-in as show editor when needed
  • Open to expanded duties, such as writing and voicing stories

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • 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), formerly Gannett Co., Inc., is comprised of a dynamic portfolio of media and digital businesses that provide content that matters and brands that deliver. TEGNA reaches more than 90 million Americans and delivers highly relevant, useful and smart content, when and how people need it, to make the best decisions possible. TEGNA Media includes 46 television stations and is the largest independent station group of major network affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. TEGNA Digital is comprised of Cars.com, the leading online destination for automotive consumers, CareerBuilder, a global leader in human capital solutions, and other powerful brands such as G/O Digital and Cofactor. 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.