Photographer/digital content producer

News for WKYT
Lexington, Kentucky

posted on July 04, 2017


job posting:

WKYT in beautiful Lexington, Kentucky is looking for a part-time sports photographer/digital content producer. In this unique role, the person selected will work directly with sports and news. Successful candidates will have a demonstrated ability to shoot sports video, gather information, and edit video for our newscasts. You’ll use the latest technology, including lightweight next generation video equipment and desktop editing to cover various sporting events. These responsibilities will primarily be Friday evenings and on Saturdays. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: • Candidate will also write and adapt broadcast news content for WKYT’s digital platforms and create engaging content on Facebook, Twitter and other social media platforms that draw viewers to the web and television • Participate in the creative development and technical implementation of online content for the website These responsibilities will primarily be Monday and Tuesday mornings Requirements • The successful applicant’s background must include, at minimum, a bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism or a related field. • We’re looking for a self-starter, with knowledge of all aspects of a successful television operation and strong community partner Additional Info Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray Television’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.


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