Tribune Company Photographer / Editor in Metairie, Louisiana

Location: Metairie, LA (WGNO/WNOL)

Reports To: Chief Photographer

WGNO-TV, the ABC affiliate in New Orleans, has a one of a kind News Photographer/Editor storytelling position.

This opportunity is for News and our highly acclaimed News with a Twist news program.

Are you a creative person with a good eye for storytelling and positive work ethic? Are you able to inform and entertain through the use of great visuals and natural sound? NPPA style of shooting and editing is preferred. You should be technically astute with Go Pros, DSLRs, FTP, Mobile, etc. Your stories will run the gamut from enterprise stories, to feature and franchise reports, and natural sound stories. You will also take part in shooting highlights for our Friday Night Football program now in its 26th year.

Other responsibilities will be outlined during interview.

  • 2+ years' in television broadcast as well as ENG/SNG experience

  • Possess excellent videography, lightning, and non-linear editing skills

  • NPPA style shooting and editing preferred

  • Advanced knowledge with Go Pros, DSLRs, FTP, Mobile, etc.

  • Must be willing to submit to a background check and drug screening

  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

Interested applicants, please apply through www.tribunemedia.com/careers portal and include your resume, cover letter, and reel link.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com.

Job Number: 2017-45903