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Shoot and edit video for daily newscasts. Cover general news assignments in a fast-paced environment using electronic cameras and editing equipment. Set-up and shoot interesting stand-ups and live-shots. Create strong visual story-telling images. Work with reporters as a team. Two to three years’ experience as news photographer/editor at an affiliated broadcast television station. College degree preferred in related communications field. Must be creative and a quick learner. Must be a team player and have good journalistic skills. Excellent videography, lighting, audio, non-linear editing and computer skills required. Must be able to drive company vehicles. Valid driver license and good driving record required. Additional skillset of writing, posting to social media and working on assignment desk preferred. Ability to work flexible shifts. Must have the ability to lift/carry up to 60 pounds of camera, tripod and other related equipment, and the ability to set up live remotes, including carrying cable reels and pulling cable for live shots. Click here to apply / Click here to apply
CREATIVE SERVICES MANAGER
Assigns and supervises work for creative services producers. Conceptualizes and produces major station campaigns and works closely with the VP Creative Services to maintain the consistency and quality of all projects. Works with management team to develop and execute strategies that enhance the experience for existing on air and digital audiences in addition to growing those audiences. Serves as backup for scheduling spots on station logs and maintaining promotion inventory. Conceptualize and create major multi-platform campaigns for news, station image and other station projects from start to finish on deadline. Daily supervision of creative services producers on topical promos and other projects. Backup support for daily topical promotion production and production coordination. This is a “hands on” position with a high production expectation. Works closely with station designer and graphics hub to develop and maintain a consistent station brand. 4 years’ experience in television promotion production, including at least one year in a supervisory role. Expertise in DSLR video, non-linear editing, including advanced knowledge of adobe software programs. College degree required. Proven leadership skills and positive teamwork track record essential. Valid driver’s license and good driving record. Provide a demo reel of work in resume/cover letter. Click here to apply
Represent station and FOX7Austin.com to local advertisers. Develop new to station and web business. Maximize billing on existing account list. Negotiate business with agency buyers. Write, prepare and deliver sales presentations to advertisers. Cultivate new-to-station advertisers through cold-calling and aggressive prospecting. Prior media and/or television sales experience preferred. Must have working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Experience with Scarborough, Wide Orbit and CMR is a plus. Excellent people skills. Valid driver’s license and good driving record. Click here to apply
The senior producer for our five and a half hour morning newscast needs to know news, news production and social media and how they all come together in our morning newscast. Work with a great team of anchors, producers and reporters to make sure we have the freshest news on the air starting at 4:30 a.m. You will produce the first half hour of news. For the remainder of the morning, you will work with producers to update and format newscasts, be a copy editor, a crew wrangler and will keep our social media pages updated overnight. In essence, you will help set the table for the day ahead for news coverage. A college degree preferred in journalism or a related field. At least 4 years of producing experience and a good working knowledge of a morning newscast and how it works. Working knowledge of libel laws and journalistic ethics. Must be a team player. Ability to work overnight/early morning shift. Provide a demo reel of work in resume/cover letter. Click here to apply
Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment. Please send an email to email@example.com , call 512-495-7024, or visit our readily accessible station located at 119 E. 10th Street, Austin, TX 78701, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you.EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled; VEVRAA Federal Sub-Contractor; Lisa Cordes, HR Director Hiring Contact
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