Video Journalist

Posted: 2/22/2019

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

The Video Journalist is responsible for shooting, writing & editing news stories on a daily basis.

  • Will shoot, write & edit news stories on a daily basis for station’s newscasts, recorded programs and/or other live, station broadcasts – either in the studio or out on location.
  • Works directly with News Producers on story ideas and development
  • Presents completed stories that are accurate, journalistically sound, fair and balanced
  • Will report Live during newscasts and breaking news as needed, either in studio or out in the field
  • Will coordinate, organize, conduct and video-record interviews
  • Will develop on-going “sweeps” and “special series” stories
  • Represents Telemundo in community related events
  • Builds relationships with community and contacts for developing story leads

  • •BA or BS in Journalism or related field
    •At least two years reporting, shooting, writing, and video-editing experience
    •Must be an excellent writer and communicator in Spanish
    •Enterprise reporting required
    •Live reporting experience

    Eligibility Requirements
    • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
    • Willingness to work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
    • Must be willing to work in Tampa, FL
    • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
    • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
    • Must be 18 years or older

    •News judgment with solid ethical decision process
    •Excellent Spanish, reading, writing and speaking
    •Strong English, reading, writing and speaking
    •High competitive nature
    •Ability to perform under tight time 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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