Photographer- NBC Sports Washington

Posted: 10/31/2018

Location: Bethesda, Maryland
Function: Production
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


  • Video recording on location and in the studio
  • Basic editing of material for regional news programming or other programming.
  • Assists in set preparation for remote productions, including set-up, lighting, placement of cameras, running of cables, location of microphones, color balancing of cameras, etc.
  • Routine technical tasks, including dubbing, quality control, recording material, air checks, etc.
  • Assist the Chief Photographer in the maintenance and scheduling of related equipment and facilities.
  • Assist Producers and Talent with the aesthetic and technical aspects of recording original material both in-studio and on location.
  • Facilitate open and continuous communication with the Assignment Desk for Daily Planning, Feature Stories and Breaking News Purposes
  • Ability to use multi-platform/nonlinear technology
  • Other technical duties and responsibilities as required and assigned.


  • Basic Qualifications
  • Minimum of 2 years of sports shooting experience (games & features)
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent related work experience
  • Must be able to travel out of town approximately 25% of the year. May require short notice for travel due to breaking news or championship coverage of local teams.

    Additional Job Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #: )
  • Must be willing to work in Location Name
  • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice (if applicable)
  • Must have a valid driver’s license (if applicable)
  • Must be “on call” 24 hours a day / 7 days a week (if applicable)
  • Must be able to provide a reel/portfolio of work examples -- if available, include a web address when you submit your resume (if applicable)

    Desired Qualifications
  • Thorough knowledge of National and local sports landscape
  • Experience with Sony XDCam format preferred
  • Ability to work independently and in high pressure situations, problem solving while traveling and keeping shooting and editing standards at a consistent and high level

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