Vacation Relief Photojournalist

Date Posted: 1/9/2020

Job Description

5 On Your Side, The St. Louis TEGNA Media Inc Company and NBC Affiliate, is looking for a Part – Time Photojournalist who is passionate about the craft and thrives on great storytelling on both social media and broadcast platforms. 


  • Responsible for capturing video & audio elements that produce compelling and engaging news, sports, and feature stories in a daily deadline environment.
  • Edits stories with Edius or other editing platforms.
  • Provide editorial input and collaboration for stories and daily newscasts.
  • Operate ENG van and live remote equipment.
  • Familiarity with all distribution platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Internet, etc.
  • Post to social media, editing social videos, and creating digital content.
  • Some MSJ skills preferable


Job Requirements

  • College degree or equivalent experience with minimum two years’ experience as a TV photojournalist and news editor preferred.
  • Must be able to master editing on Edius non-linear editing system.
  • Complete newsgathering skills required.
  • Must be able to tell the news story creatively with strong audio and visual skills.
  • Must be able to make quick decisions while working under pressured deadlines, willingness to work overtime, and work flexible shifts.
  • Strong computer skills in a mobile environment required.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license, able to lift up to 40 lbs and occasionally up to 80 pounds with or without an accommodation.
  • The ability to operate in a team or solo environment in order to produce a compelling story.
  • Must be available to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and weekends 



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


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

We are not a TV station.

We are an information center that believes in connecting with our communities across all platforms with a passion for advocacy, pride in community service and above all, excellence in journalism.

Day in and day out, EVERYONE at KSDK is committed to inform and protect, to showcase the greatness of St. Louis and celebrate the remarkable people who live here.

Yes, our trophy case has 70 years of journalistic hardware, but that is NOT where we hang our hat. At KSDK, we are here for something bigger than ourselves – the opportunity to serve the greater good of St. Louis. We are part of the community, and they are part of us.

We are 5 On Your Side.

If the above made you feel inspired, excited, empathetic or any emotion that motivates you do to amazing things, apply now!