Posted on 2013-06-10
By Louisiana Association of Broadcasters
Baton Rouge, LA
WGMB FOX44 News in Baton Rouge, LA has an immediate opening for an experienced Video Journalist, editor, and writer. Successful candidate must be able to work in a fast-paced, multi-platform environment. We're looking for someone who can do it all. Should have experience setting up LIVE shots.
Candidate will be responsible for shooting, editing, and writing stories. Stories will appear both on-line and on-air. Successful candidate should have no less than 3 years experience working at a commercial television station in a medium market.
THIS IS NOT AN ENTRY LEVEL JOB. Applicant must possess strong written and verbal communication skills and be able to cover news stories, both independently and with senior reporters. Candidate must have a clean driving record.
Candidate should be good at enterprising lead stories daily. Must exhibit the highest standards of professionalism and ethics. A bachelor’s degree in Journalism or related field is preferred. Candidate should be familiar with Panasonic P2 Cameras and Sony XD Cameras. Candidate should also be proficient in both Final Cut Pro and Edius editing programs. Previous web experience is a plus.
Email resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org or send a non-returnable DVD to:
WGMB FOX44 TV
10000 Perkins Road
Baton Rouge, La. 70706
WGMB FOX44 is an equal opportunity employer
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