11414 West Center Road, Suite 342
Omaha, NE 68144
Phone: 402-933-5995
Fax: 402-933-0059
E-mail: jim@ne-ba.org

Broadcast Careers: KETV TV, Omaha - Multimedia Journalist

 

Category:
News

Position/Title:
Multimedia Journalist

Details:

KETV, the Hearst Television Station in Omaha, Nebraska, has an
opening for a self-motivated individual who wants to win each day. We are
seeking a multimedia journalist with strong photography skills who has 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. In
some cases, the multimedia journalist will write and track the story for air.
 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. 

 

Job Responsibilities:

 

 

  • 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

 

  • Working with
    reporters and producers to ensure the best content and facts are gathered.

 

  • Working with
    producers to ensure their creative vision is executed with vivid video and
    natural sound.

 

  • Communicating
    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

 

Vacancy Type:
Full Time

Date Posted:
9/7/2017

Closing Date:
10/7/2017

City:
Omaha

State:
Nebraska

Experience:

Experience

 

 

  • Must have
    computer and software experience.

 

  • Previous
    newsroom photography, editing and reporting experience preferred.

 

  • Related military
    experience will be considered.

 

Requirements:

Qualifications Requirements:       
                     
                

 

 

  • Can easily carry
    up to 50 pounds of equipment

 

  • Efficient Operation
    on ENG trucks

 

  • Can work in all
    weather conditions

 

  • Can operate
    large vehicles, must have a valid driver’s license and a near-perfect
    driving record

 

  • Exceptional
    ability 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

 

  • Ability to shoot
    high quality video, edit, report and write.  

 

 

Education:

 

 

  • College degree
    in Broadcast Journalism or related field

 

  • Equivalent
    military training from Defense Information School (DINFOS) and associated
    experience will be considered.

 

Contact:
To Apply
Please careers.hearstteleivison.com to apply
EOE
M/F/D/V

 


Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

9/7/17

 

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