WKBW Channel 7 in Buffalo, NY is an affiliate of ABC, owned by the E.W. Scripps Company. We are recruiting for a Photographer to capture and edit visual content for multiple platforms.
Buffalo/Niagara, New York Area
Aug 18, 2022
Will also be responsible for operating various news gathering equipment, including but not limited to microwave live truck, video camera, and video editing equipment.
Why join WKBW? We have an award-winning team of talented journalists and an inclusive, welcoming culture. Buffalo is the second-largest city in New York State, boasting a vibrant sports, culture and foodie atmosphere. Opportunities abound for city, suburban or rural living, all within a 30-minute commute to the station.
WHAT YOU"LL DO:
- Capture and edit visual content for multiple platforms
- Operate and maintain live equipment including microwave, satellite and related news gathering equipment
- Work in tandem with newsroom personnel to create and develop news stories
- Perform other duties as assigned
WHAT YOU"LL NEED:
- 2+ years experience as a photographer preferred
WHAT YOU'LL BRING:
- Proficiency with lighting and computer based editing.
- Proficiency with live microwave truck operation.
- Knowledge and demonstration of creativity, editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel laws
- Knowledge of and proficiency in posting content to station's web sites
- Able to work efficiently under multiple deadlines on a daily basis
- Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
- Valid driver's license and good driving record required. In addition, proof of insurance and liability coverage may be required.