LIFESTYLE VIDEOGRAPHER/EDITOR | WANE 15

WANE 15, the top-rated station serving Northeast Indiana and Northwest Ohio is seeking a videographer / editor for a brand-new lifestyle show launching in 2022. This is a unique opportunity to help build something new from the ground up. You will be more than just a shooter / editor, you’ll be a key contributor to the show. The ideal candidate will creatively light, shoot and edit segments for this new half-hour show from our state-of-the-art studio and in the field.

The videographer / editor will also be responsible for scouting, setting up and videotaping remote segments on location around Northeast Indiana and Northwest Ohio, and be a key contributor on segment ideas and the creative direction of the show. Knowledge of Northeast Indiana and Northwest Ohio are a plus. The ideal candidate will be juggling multiple show segments and deadlines, so planning and organizational skills are a must. You’ll work with a host / producer and have support from the production department, creative services, and the digital team.

The Lifestyle Videographer / Editor is a full-time position responsible for shooting and editing a daily program containing in-studio interview segments and on-location segments as scheduled. The successful candidate will:

Creatively light, shoot and edit all segments.

Collect information, video, or photos at remote locations for post-production

Greet and assist guests during show preparations along with host, putting them at ease on camera

Work with producer / host to schedule and establish timelines to complete segments and show

Balance feature elements and sponsored content to create a compelling show

Requirements & Skills:

Bachelor’s degree in film, photography, television, marketing, news, or related field, or equivalent professional experience

Previous experience with broadcast cameras (Sony ENG style preferred)

Must have video samples for consideration

Organization skills are key – Ability to prioritize and schedule based on multiple production timelines

Must be positive and a highly motivated self-starter, able to work well alone and as part of a team

Able to creatively light and set up camera gear and support equipment

Must have editing experience, highly skilled on Adobe Creative Cloud (Premiere Pro, Photoshop, After Effects), Avid iNews experience helpful

Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines, and other office equipment

Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously

Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad lib when required.

Deadline driven and works well under pressure

Creative thinker who isn’t afraid to try new ideas

Valid driver’s license with a good driving record

Able to lift 60 lbs. and stand for extended periods of time

Fluency in English

Other duties as assigned

ALL applicants must apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar. Please upload resume and cover letter.

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