KTVQ, The E.W. Scripps station in Billings, MT is hiring a Chief Photojournalist to join the team. The Chief Photojournalist is a working supervisor. In this role you will supervise the photojournalists and capture visual content and edit for multiple platforms.
Feb 03, 2023
WHAT YOU’LL DO:
- Supervise photojournalists, including but not limited to coaching, conducting performance evaluations and creating schedules to manage overtime
- Shoot, capture and edit visual content for multiple platforms
- Post content to station's Web sites
- Work with producers and multi-media journalists to create news stories
- Drive company vehicle for business purposes
- Knowledge and demonstration of creativity, editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel laws
- Perform news operations duties as needed
- Responsible for operating various news gathering equipment, including but not limited to live truck, video camera, and video editing equipment
- Perform other duties as assigned
WHAT YOU’LL BRING:
- BS/BA in related discipline preferred or equivalent years of experience
- Generally, 5+ years of experience in related field preferred
- Prior supervisory experience a plus
WHAT YOU’LL NEED:
- Proficiency with lighting and computer based editing, including Final Cut Pro
- Proficiency with live microwave truck operation.
- Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
- Valid driver's license, good driving record, and ability to provide proof of insurance with the company required insurance limits.