On Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and everything else? Looking for a job for those selfie skills to pay-off? Well, KOLD-TV (Tucson, AZ) the CBS affiliate has a position where those skills can be put to work. We are looking for someone extremely tech saavy who can use our digital tools to cover breaking news and tell good stories on our digital platforms while rarely coming into the newsroom. The right person will be a social butterfly who enjoys getting out in the community and highlighting the most unique events and people Southern Arizona has to offer. We are looking for a positive, highly motivated and creative storyteller. Duties will include writing, producing, shooting and editing content for all platforms. Some broadcast MMJ duties might also be included.
•Bachelor's degree in film, television, news, or related field - or equivalent professional experience
•Excellent communication (written and verbal) and organizational skills
•Proven experience as a digital video storyteller with strong camera and editing skills
•Experienced with video and still editing systems, such as Edius, Premier, Photoshop
•Web posting experience
•Demo reel is preferred
•Ability to prioritize and address multiple projects with varying production time-lines
•Experienced in still photography preferred but not required
•Must be energetic and positive
•Must be highly motivated self-starter, and able to work well alone and as part of a team
•Experience and comfortability with social media [Facebook, twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat] with willingness to post and engage on all platforms
•Experience on-camera to not only give interviews for feature videos, but also be interviewed on the news
•Must be a creative thinker
Qualified applicants, please apply online and attach your resume and links to your work. No phone calls, please. Successful candidate must pass a drug screen and possess a clear motor vehicle license.
KOLD-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/D/V