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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 a news photographer/editor at an affiliated broadcast television station. College degree preferred in a 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's 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. Provide a demo reel of work in resume/cover letter. Click here to apply
Support the sales department in generating revenue through the use of ratings data to create audience estimates and qualitative reports. Create and maintain ratings estimates and Wide Orbit inventory for KTBC. Track in-market NSI shares and demo skews each month. Download Nielsen ratings data into Wide Orbit each month. Use the NLTV portal to pull custom rating reports. Maintain Prime Lingo (Scarborough Research) database and issue weekly CMR Kantar reports. Prepare sales pieces for presentation to local and national clients. Train account executives in the use of research sales tools. Accompany sales personnel on client calls as necessary. Assist reps in pulling post buy analysis reports. Must be computer literate and have good communication skills. Candidates with knowledge of Nielsen/Ariana/NLTV, Wide Orbit Media Sales, Prime Lingo, Microsoft Excel, and PowerPoint preferred. Knowledge of WO Traffic, CMR-Kantar helpful. Click here to apply
Direct fast-paced, live newscasts as well as taped productions. Operate production switcher, DVE, and other sources during live newscasts in a Dir/TD setting and alone. Work closely with newscast producers to ensure a clean on-air newscast. Work with the floor crew to assure shots adhere to guidelines. Operate production switcher, DVE, and other sources during projects for the News, Promotions, or Sales departments. Depending on the shift, may shoot video, create graphics, edit video for newscasts from various sources, write and produce segments. Degree in Radio/TV/Film or Communications preferred, with a concentration in television production. 2 years directing experience in a live newscast environment. Experience with automated news production systems a plus. Good working knowledge of all production systems, including robotics, audio, and graphic systems. Overall knowledge of television production. Ability to shoot and edit video. Ability to write and produce segments. Creative, energetic self-starter. Strong leadership and people skills. Team player. Must be able to work various hours and shifts. Must be able to be on-call on a rotating schedule. Provide a demo reel link of work in resume/cover letter. Click here to apply
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