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Photojournalist

  • Full Time
  • Jacksonville, FL
  • Minimum Education Required: N/A
  • Minimum Experience Required: 0-3 Years

Website First Coast News

• Gather news content for general assignment or breaking news or sports stories, using a broadcast field camera as well as other cameras and devices.

• Operate non-linear edit systems, experience with Edius and Adobe Creative Cloud (Premiere & After Effects) is a plus.

• Produce original content on-air and on all digital platforms that evoke emotion and tell compelling stories.

• Use creative production techniques such as graphics and new forms of media (viewer pictures, webcam interviews, etc.) to enhance stories.

• Cover breaking news, general assignment, sports, feature, investigative, and political news stories. Produce news stories that are unique and captivating.

• Develop news sources for general assignment and special areas of interest.

• Operate news gathering vehicle to and from various locations.

• Perform other tasks as required by supervisor or executive producer.

Application Instructions:
Requirements: • BA/BS in journalism, communications or related field • 2-5 years of experience preferred • Experience in photojournalism, editing, and content management systems - preferably in a local TV news department environment • Proven ability to generate creative, engaging, content-driven live shots • Demonstrated social media proficiency, especially in the field, including an active news hound presence on Twitter and Facebook • SNG experience a plus • Demonstrated news judgment, writing skills, photography experience, and non-linear editing skills • Must be flexible with schedule, reliable and dependable • Understanding of the tenets of professional journalism • Knowledge in non-linear editing systems • Organizational skills and the ability to work under constant time pressure deadlines • Ability to calmly handle live, breaking news situations and changing events

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Listing Expires: December 10, 2021
Major(s): Journalism, Media Production, Management, and Technology