| Denver, CO | Posted: 03.13.2018
Denver7, the ABC affiliate in sunny Denver, Colorado is looking for an Investigative Photojournalist who is organized, enthusiastic, and passionate about telling impactful stories on television, social media, and digital platforms. Applicants must be looking for a challenge and demonstrate the ability to capture and utilize great video to tell stories that hold the powerful accountable and make a difference in the lives of those who live here. Strong graphics skills are a plus. Our investigative team is consistently recognized nationally and has won every major award in television. Come experience a great work-life balance in the city “Business Insider” ranks as the second best city to live in the country.
The candidates we’re looking for:
Capture and edit visual content for multiple platforms
Use creative production techniques such as graphics and new forms of media (viewer pics, undercover video, webcam, etc) to enhance stories
Work closely with investigative team to create and develop stories
Doesn’t let good journalism stop good storytelling
Demonstrates fearless thinking skills and an understanding of journalistic ethics and libel laws
Desires to make a difference in the community
Here’s what you need:
3-5 years of TV news photography experience
Proven ability to generate creative, engaging stories
Ability to lift equipment up to 75 pounds
Valid driver’s license with excellent driving history
Understanding that news is 24/7 business, so irregular scheduling and hours can be expected
Capability to travel out of state when assignments require it
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The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) serves audiences and businesses through a growing portfolio of television, radio and digital media brands. Scripps is one of the nation's largest independent TV station owners, with 33 television stations in 24 markets and a reach of nearly one in five U.S. households. It also owns 34 radio stations in eight markets. Scripps also runs an expanding collection of local and national digital journalism and information businesses, including multi-platform satire and humor brand Cracked, podcast industry leader Midroll Media and over-the-top video news service Newsy. Scripps also produces television shows including THE LIST and The Now, runs an award-winning investigative reporting newsroom in Washington, D.C., and serves as the long-time steward of the nation's largest, most successful and longest-running educational program, the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps has held for decades to the motto, Give light and the people will find their own way.
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