9&10 News – Photojournalist

Photojournalist

At 9&10 News of Northern Michigan you will find a thriving, robust and exciting company with a world class facility and location in beautiful Northern Michigan. We offer competitive pay, first class benefits and opportunities to learn and grow alongside accomplished leaders in the industry.

The Company: Heritage Broadcasting’s roots began on air in 1954 and we have been growing and evolving ever since!  We are proud to be the News Leader in Northern Michigan!  Today, we are home to news, weather, and entertainment content, 9&10 News, Local 32, and CW 32 as well as ME TV, Northern Michigan Digital, ION, and Mane Content.

 

The Position: As a Photojournalist, your job is to bring Northern Michigan the hot stories of the day in unique ways! We want you to visually tell the stories that viewers will be talking about all day. You need to bring a passion for excellent storytelling, a desire to be creative and an ability to think outside of the box plus a huge passion.  We are a NPPA shop that demands our photojournalists excel in using natural sound and meaningful video to tell stories. Impeccable video editing skills are absolutely necessary.

The Benefits:

 

  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Life/STD/LTD
  • 401K with a Company Match
  • 17 Days PTO
  • Relocation Allowance

 

The Culture

  • Innovative: Our industry changes every day. Fresh ideas are welcomed and encouraged!
  • Motivating & Engaging: Regardless of position or job title, you will find our team members are proud of their contributions, individual and team accomplishments, and they love to celebrate them!
  • Collaborative: No one person or department is able to do it all. We rely on our strengths and weaknesses to complement one another to create an unbeatable team.
  • Inclusive: We know to get all kinds of ideas, we need all kinds of people!

Responsibilities:

  • Proficient in using Avid and Final Cut Pro editing software
  • Shoot and edit video that is compelling and creative
  • Understand and meet daily deadlines
  • Understand basic and effective lighting
  • Understand the principals involved with NPPA style of shooting

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 1-2 Years of News Photography Experience
  • A valid Michigan Driver’s License with a Clean Driving History
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to meet deadlines consistently
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Must have a positive attitude
  • Willingness to work weekends and holidays

 

The Location: Heritage Broadcasting is based in beautiful Northern Michigan. This is a great place to live, work and play!  With rich forests, trails for miles, sand dunes, and an abundance of shoreline, it’s easy to see why we love it so much!  Northern Michigan truly offers something for everyone with our beautiful four seasons and opportunity for year round outdoor adventures!

 

Are you ready? Are you excited?

 

If you have the required experience and skills, send your letter of interest, resume, professional references, and demo reels to Sean Mahon, News Director, at seanmahon@9and10news.com

 

Heritage Broadcasting is an EEO Employer.

 

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