Video Journalist

Posted: 2/12/2019

Location: Dallas - Fort Worth, Texas
Function: Production
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


Responsibilities
  • Will shoot, write & edit story ideas on a daily basis
  • Work directly with E.P. and News Producer on story ideas and development
  • Present completed story with fair, accurate and community relevant content
  • Will report Live in newscasts and breaking news
  • Coordinate, organize and conduct interviews
  • Develop on-going “sweeps” style stories
  • Back-up news anchor when needed
  • Represent Telemundo in community related events
  • Must have the skills to operate a Dejero live unit, set up and shoot their own live shots


  • Basic Qualifications
  • BA or BS or equivalent experience
  • At least two years Reporting, shooting, writing, and editing experience with good ratings track record
  • Must be an excellent writer and communicator in English and Spanish
  • Enterprise reporting required
  • Strong live reporting presence a must


    Eligibility Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #)
  • Must be willing to work in Fort Worth south of DFW airport
  • Must be willing to work weekends
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must be fluent in Spanish and English (speak, read & write)
  • Must be able to provide a reel/portfolio of work examples -- if available, include a web address when you submit your resume (if applicable)
  • Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program
  • Physical requirements required to perform medium/heavy physical work which includes:
    Lifting and carrying camera equipment ranging from 15 lbs. to 50 lbs. (in camera weight) for extended periods of time to shoot on remote locations

  • News judgment with solid ethical decision process
  • High competitive nature
  • Ability to perform under tight deadlines
  • Skills to be a problem solver
  • Creative with strong sense of community involvement for unique story ideas
  • Strong Writing skills with ability to connect on an emotional level

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