KOAT-TV has an opening for a
self-motivated individual who wants to win each day. We are seeking a
photographer with the ability to capture the essence of what’s happening in the
field, and then bring it vividly into the homes of our viewers. We are also
seeking an editor who can simultaneously coordinate feeds, edit with both the
eye and ear in mind, and coordinate content elements for multiple shows. This member
of our team will spend several hours each day editing for newscasts and several
hours each day out in the field shooting, editing, and executing live shots for
stories. The winning candidate is also tech savvy and up-to-date on the most
modern aspects of our medium. You must be able to shoot on Sony XD Cam, GoPro,
on laptop computer and iPhone, and edit in Adobe Premiere and utilize the ENG,
SNG, and wireless data to feed completed work to the station. Excellent editing
skills, exceptional time-management abilities, effective communication style,
organization, and knowledge of Adobe Premiere, Precis, ABC and CNN platforms
are critical. An excellent eye for video and the highest journalistic standards
are a must. If you are quick acting, quicker thinking, and technically savvy,
we want you working in our newsroom.
Shooting and editing
of vo’ s, vo-sots and packages for Broadcast Air and On-line postings
Working with the
Assignment Desk and Reporters to cover daily stories.
Gathers and edits
video and still pictures for digital platforms
reporters and producers to ensure the best content and facts are gathered.
producers to ensure their creative vision is executed with vivid video and
coordinating incoming video elements from crews in the field.
Can work with catalog
systems to record and locate necessary video.
Will produce and
publish content to our online platforms
Must have computer
and software experience.
editing experience preferred.
Can easily carry up
to 50 pounds of equipment
on ENG trucks
Can work in all
Can operate large
vehicles, must have a valid driver’s license and a near-perfect driving record
to operate digital editing tools
Can organize and prioritize
Must be a
self-starter - someone who doesn’t wait to be told what to do
Ability to work under
pressure, making quick decisions
College degree in Broadcast Journalism
or related field or equivalent work experience
Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER