Photographer/Editor

News for WTHI-TV
Terre Haute, Indiana

posted on January 11, 2018


job posting:

WTHI-TV is seeking an experienced Photographer/Editor to join our award-winning team. We're a smaller market station, but we take news seriously. We're a dominant #1 station with great resources and a long tradition of success. JOB SUMMARY: The Photographer/ Editor integrates visual content and audio material to create compelling stories as well as completing daily editing projects for multiple platforms. Principal Duties & Responsibilities: * Develop story or content ideas, considering reader or audience appeal. * Prepare, rewrite, and edit stories. * Collaborate with anchors, reporters, and producers on video elements of newscasts. * Capture visual content and edit long-form stories and daily newscasts as needed. * Collaborate with reporters to obtain concise and accurate news stories. Specialized Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: * Promotes teamwork and maintains attitude of cooperation with co-workers in all departments. * Excellent communication skills. * Experience in Web and graphic design software, digital publishing applications and multimedia production software. * Knowledge of media production, communication, and dissemination techniques and methods; finds alternative ways to inform and entertain via written, oral, and visual media. * Detail oriented. Education/Experience: A Bachelor's degree in Journalism, Communication, or English. Experience Preferred. Training/Equipment: Operate design and multimedia production software, as well as control board. Work Environment/Mental/Physical Requirements: Position requires the operation of computer and editing software. High stress environment with deadline pressures. Must be able to work varied shifts. NOTE: This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned. ********* EOE/MINORITIES/FEMALES/VETERANS/DISABLED ********* About Heartland Media: Heartland Media offers strong benefits including health, vision, dental and life insurance for full time employees and a 401(k) contribution plan for eligible employees.


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expires on 03/31/2018