KWTV Editor/Photojournalist

Website News 9

HUMILITY. PASSION. SMART.

Griffin Communications is a special place. You won’t find any multi-media company quite like it.

We put people first and are committed to keeping Oklahomans safe, informed and entertained. It starts with the Griffin family, local owners with deep roots and commitment to Oklahoma.

How do we do this? We hire smart (people smart), passionate and humble people who want to be part of something special.

We are an Oklahoma-owned and operated multi-media company that reaches more than 90 percent of Oklahoma households with our television and radio stations, statewide radio network, internet sites, digital outdoor network and mobile information distribution channels.

 

We are “Oklahoma’s Own!”  Click on the link to learn more about the culture at Griffin Communications. http://griffincommunications.net/.

 

THE ROLE

Editor/Photojournalist at News 9 helps drive the “Ideal Team Player” culture. As an Editor/Photojournalist, you will shoot, report and edit videotape of news, weather, sports, entertainment, community and other informational stories.  Work independently when necessary. Work creatively with anchor/reporters and content producers to package stories. Organize video for broadcasts. Operate all editing and recording equipment. Operate live equipment. Display high journalistic standards. Edit stories, series, and special projects.  Work with reporters and producers to package stories. Record sound and pictures on video for broadcasts, displaying awareness of the elements of good photojournalism. Stay in contact with Assignment Desk throughout shift, coordinate with Assignment Desk and Reporter; communicate ideas for specific story assignments.  Apply editing skills for stories.  Organize video for broadcasting. Receive satellite, microwave and fiber optic feeds as necessary.  Edit stories for news broadcasts.  Check run downs and edit stories in order of importance.  Download video to server for daily editing.  Locate all field tapes for future editing.

This position requires the operation of a company vehicle for company use, a copy of a current driving record must be provided with the employment application during the time of an interview. A driving record can be obtained from your local tag agency.

This is a full-time position. Minimum two years college or trade school with emphasis on Radio/TV or Journalism. Minimum one year of news photographer experience. Prefer two years of experience small to medium market as videotape editor.

How to Apply

Click on this link to apply: https://bit.ly/2HuuN67

It is Griffin’s policy to comply with all aspects of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 as amended, the Age Discrimination Act of 1987 as amended, the 1991 Americans with Disabilities Act as amended and other applicable legislation.  Equal employment opportunity will be provided all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, age or veteran status. Any individual who believes that his or her employment rights have been violated may file a charge of discrimination with EEOC.

 

Griffin Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

To apply for this job email your details to cherry.eaton@griffincommunications.net