News Photographer/Editor, Per Diem

News for WGN-TV
Chicago, Illinois

posted on July 02, 2020


job posting:

It's fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they are doing! Join our News Team as a Photographer/Editor, Per Diem. Responsibilities: The Photographer/Editor is responsible for the operation of cameras, editing and microwave equipment used in electronic newsgathering. Qualifications: Undergraduate degree in broadcasting or similar major required. Must know spot news, but have an eye for creative storytelling, as well. Ability to maneuver and operate a live truck required. Must be able to lift and carry heavy equipment (50lbs) and work various shifts. Driver’s license with good driving record required. Position requires driving. Good communication skills, sound editorial judgment and familiarity with Chicago city streets a plus. Knowledge of Adobe Premiere a plus. Three to five years television news gathering, editing and microwave experience required. Must include a link to online reel with your resume! If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us! Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation. Nexstar’s platform delivers exceptional local content and network programming to inform and entertain viewers, while providing premium, scalable local advertising opportunities for advertisers and brands across all screens and devices. Learn more at www.Nexstar.tv. EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled


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expires on 09/30/2020