Freelance Photographer - NBC Sports Washington

Posted: 1/17/2019

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

PLEASE NOTE: This is a project / limited term position, unless otherwise amended or terminated as deliverables within this project are completed. The hours of this role will be varied depending on the department's needs.

ResponsibilitiesShoot and Edit Sports Packages and Segment for Multi-Platform ContentSet Up and Lighting of Sit Down Interviews Tech Manage and Execute Multi-Camera Live RemotesUnderstanding of ST Single-Mode Fiber, Rattlers, and POTS Phone LinesBuilding Operations Experience including Patching Switch, VYVX Fiber, and Satellite TrucksExperience with Live-U or Similar Technologies Extensive Travel throughout North America including CanadaExperience of Booking Coverage Travel, Planning and Organizing Shoots

Basic Qualifications
  • Familiarity with Sony F800 or Similar Model ENG Camera, DSL, OSMO, Ronin
  • Ability to Work as a Photographer and Field Producer
  • Collaborative Mindset
  • Strong news judgment and copy editing ability
  • Knowledge of social media platforms including Twitter, Instagram and Facebook
  • Minimum availability of 10-15 hours per week, including weekends and nights

    Additional Requirements
    • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
    • Must be willing to work in Bethesda, MD and work non-traditional hours (weeknights and weekends)
    • Thorough knowledge of local & national sports
    • Strong organizational skills with ability to meet tight deadlines
    • Ability to provide samples of recent work
    • Candidate must be a quick learner, proactive problem solver, have a strong work ethic, positive attitude and desire to work in an exciting, fast-paced environment.
    • Strong knowledge of unique social voice and the types of content consumed by social and app audiences in the target demographic
    • Ability to follow direction and work creatively under minimal supervision

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