Posted: January 16, 2024

News Photographer / Editor

Website abc27News Nexstar Media Inc / WHTM-TV abc27

Your Local News Source

Join our dynamic team as a News Photojournalist/Video Editor at abc27, the ABC affiliate for the Harrisburg-Lancaster-York region, and immerse yourself in the world of captivating visual storytelling. In this crucial role, you’ll be at the forefront of creating compelling narratives for our audience. We’re looking for talented individuals with at least two years’ experience in television news as a photojournalist and video editor.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Capture impactful video footage independently or collaboratively for various events and news coverage.
  • Skillfully select and combine shots to create coherent and engaging story sequences.
  • Edit recorded segments to specified lengths, assembling them into powerful and impactful sequences.
  • Utilize computer editing and distribution systems, including Adobe Premiere, BitCentral, ENPS, and AfterEffects.
  • Conduct interviews and gather information for news stories independently, when necessary.
  • Collaborate with team members to discuss assignments, refine work product, and achieve desired effects.
  • Ensure the proper maintenance and care of assigned equipment, including videography, editing tools, and company vehicles.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma
  • Minimum two years’ experience operating videography and video editing equipment
  • Fluency in English
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments, and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines, and other office equipment
  • Proficiency with digital video cameras and video editing equipment
  • Valid driver’s license and a good driving record

If you have a passion for visual storytelling, possess a keen eye for detail, and thrive in a fast-paced news environment, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity and be a vital part of our creative team.

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