Weekend News Photographer

Posted: 3/14/2019

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


The Weekend News Photographer must see beyond the lens and bring back compelling stories. You must have strong editing skills in non-linear system, possess excellent people skills, a strong work ethic, and a great attitude.
  • Work directly with Vice President of News, Executive Producer, Producers, Assignment Editor, Anchors, VJ’s and production crews in overall news content production
  • Must be able to work flexible hours including weekends
  • Shoots and edits daily news assignments meeting tight deadlines
  • Ability to work alone, gathering all elements needed for story
  • Ability to edit and shoot general assignment stories, lives shots and natural sound packages
  • Operating cellular driven transmission is required and other devices to do live transmission
  • Must be able to feed and ingest video server


  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism
    • 1 to 2 years photographer
    • Able to work a Flexible Schedule and Shifts, including weekends and evenings
    • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com
    • Ability to speak, read and write fluently in Spanish
    • Ability to understand and communicate in English
    • Must be willing to work in San Antonio, TX
    • Must be 18 years or older
    • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

    Candidate must be highly flexible and comfortable multi-tasking.
    • Adept at working in a team setting under tight deadlines.
    • Strong problem-solving skills.
    • Desire to explore and create new content avenues and models.
    • Non-linear editing experience
    • Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and successfully manage multiple assignments concurrently
    • Proven ability to multi-task and work under pressure; off or on the air
    • Strong interpersonal skills: Must be energetic, motivated and work well with others
    Team player
    • Proactive thinker/self-starter
    • Detail oriented
    • Quick thinker
    • Strong communication skills, including verbal and interpersonal.
    • Strong command and understanding of APC Systems (Automated Production Control Systems)

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