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Director of Photography
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Director of Photography

• Expert Level

Summary

WBNS 10TV is looking for an energetic, creative Director of Photography to join our leadership team.

Category Photographers  Videographer 
Location Columbus, Ohio Area
Time Period Full time
Start Date N/A

Job Description

The ideal leader is devoted to excellence in themselves and inspiring their team to be innovative in a visual medium. They will work closely with the News Director and team of tenured photographers to create a culture of innovation and inspiration for content across all platforms.

Responsibilities:

-  Coach, mentor and evaluate current team of photojournalists
-  Refine visual standards for best practices, training and department workflows
-  Track and manage gear, equipment and supplies to address quality and safety concerns
-  Serve as point of contact, along with Director of Technology to maintain smooth operation of all Dejero units
-  Assist in the planning and execution of special projects, large scale event coverage and station initiatives
-  Shoot and edit stories regularly
-  Ensure all shifts and shows are filled properly

Requirements:

-  7-10 years of experience as a TV photojournalist and news editor preferred
-  Must help promote a culture of innovative storytelling
-  Advanced storytelling experienced required
-  Must be able to tell the news story creatively with strong audio and visual skills
-  Must be able to make quick decisions while working under pressured deadlines
-  Must be flexible with schedule, reliable and dependable, with the ability to travel when necessary
-  Strong computer skills in a mobile environment required

Work Environment: Outdoors

Physical Demands: Medium work

Travel: Occasionally: 10-25%

Work Environment Set: Outdoors: performed in various outdoor environmental conditions

Physical Demands Set: Medium work: Involves standing prolong hours, stooping, bending, lifting/pushing up to 25 lbs.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit 40
Shift Day, Evening, Overnight
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