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Special Projects Videographer - Producer

Job ID 1817981 Date posted 11/20/2018 Location: Dayton, Ohio Apply

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WHIO-TV in Dayton, Ohio, the #1 CBS affiliate in the country, seeks an experienced, enterprising and aggressive Special Projects Producer-Videographer to work as the lead videographer in our investigative unit. We are looking for someone skilled in creative shooting and editing of long-form investigative stories to make them compelling and memorable. This person will work as a field producer and photographer for reporters assigned to the unit during TV sweeps, and throughout the year on special franchise long form story pieces such as WHIO’s Making a Difference. Half hour specials may also be produced by this unit several times per year, as assigned by the Special Projects Executive Producer. The Special Projects Producer-Videographer will also shoot assigned unique long form content for WHIO-TV’s streaming app.

ESSENTIAL SKILLS:

• Shoot and edit at least 12 long-form stories per sweeps period using HD camera
• Shoot with the daily I-Team Reporter outside of sweeps as assigned
• Shoot monthly “Making a Difference” segments and other assigned franchise pieces
• Shoot and edit at least 3 half-hour programs a year such as weather specials, cold cases
• Provide video and still photos for the digital and social media team for each story
• Work with our marketing team to provide video for promos
• Work with Special Projects Executive Producer to manage the television award entries
• Knowledge and use of hidden cameras, go-pro, 360 and other cams preferred
• Experience with lighting, sound, animated graphics are essential
• Knowledge of Photo Shop and After Effects or equivalent programs
• Ability to pitch investigative story ideas and develop visual plan for story with reporter
• Ability to develop unique content ideas for WHIO’s streaming app
• Use of audience research to drive story selection
• Use of all available tools to enhance stories, from graphics to social media
• Still photography for digital use
• Organized, self-motivated, creative multi-tasker
• Collaborative worker with producer and reporter


Qualifications



MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

• Degree in Journalism, Photography, Videography preferred
• 5 years of shooting and editing experience required
• History of award-winning shooting and editing of long form stories strongly preferred
• Reports to the Executive Producer of Special Projects
• Has no direct reports



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Organization: Cox Media Group

Primary Location: US-OH-Dayton-1611 S Main St

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Manager/Senior Manager

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing
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