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National Specialty Photojournalist, National Team

Scripps Media, Inc.
Washington, DC 20004
  • Job Code
    JR023319

The Scripps National Team is searching for a creative and talented National Specialty Photojournalist that will be based in Washington D.C. The National Specialty Photojournalist will help produce quality and original content focused on the Scripps Signature Issue.

We are seeking someone with exceptional storytelling skills and demonstrated excellence with producing content at the highest level. This is a position that will require a great deal of travel and requires someone with the ability to collaborate with a correspondent.

Please make sure to include a link to your demo reel with your application that shows examples of your very best shooting and editing work.

You Will:

  • Capture and edit visual content for multiple platforms.
  • Work closely with newsroom personnel to create and develop news and enterprise stories.
  • Responsible for operating various news gathering equipment.
  • Operate TVU remote live equipment or similar in the field.
  • Knowledge and demonstration of creativity, editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel laws.
  • Drive company vehicle for business purposes.
  • Drive rental cars for business purposes.
  • Utilize graphics software packages for enhanced editing and appealing visual content.
  • Knowledge of and proficiency in posting content to station's Web sites.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

You Bring:

  • Proficiency with lighting and advanced computer-based editing, including Final Cut Pro, Apple Motion, or Adobe AfterEffects.
  • Proficiency with live broadband technologies.
  • Must be able and willing to travel for shoots.
  • Must be able to travel outside the United States if necessary.
  • Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds.
  • Valid driver's license and good driving record required. In addition, proof of insurance and liability coverage may be required.
  • Must have 3-5 years experience in a top 20 market.

About Scripps

The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) advances understanding of the world through journalism. As the nation's fourth-largest independent TV station owner, Scripps operates 60 television stations in 42 markets. Scripps empowers the next generation of news consumers with its multiplatform news network Newsy and reaches growing audiences through broadcast networks including Bounce and Court TV. Shaping the future of storytelling through digital audio, Scripps owns top podcast company Stitcher and Triton, the global leader in technology and measurement services. Scripps runs an award-winning investigative reporting newsroom in Washington, D.C., and is the longtime steward of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps has held for decades to the motto, "Give light and the people will find their own way."

As an equal employment opportunity employer, The E.W. Scripps Company and its affiliates do not discriminate in its employment decisions on the basis on race, sex, sexual orientation, gender, color, religion, age, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, citizenship or national origin, and military membership or veteran status, or on any other basis which would be in violation of any applicable federal, state or local law. Furthermore, the company will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship for the company.

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Posted: 2020-05-17 Expires: 2020-06-15
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