MediaNews Group, Inc.

Photojournalist

Job Locations US-CO-Boulder
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/30/2020 2:03 PM)
Requisition ID
2020-2534
Time Type
Full-Time
Employment Type
Regular

 

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Overview

The Boulder Daily Camera, a subsidiary of MediaNews Group, is seeking a Photojournalist to join the team! MediaNews Group offers news reporting and third party advertising and marketing opportunities through its multi-platform products, which include web, mobile, tablet, and print. We are one of the largest media groups in the U.S., serving high-value audiences and connecting advertisers to them. MNG publishes award-winning content (49 Pulitzers) that amasses and engages a nationwide audience via 800 multi-media platforms including web, mobile, social, and print. We are transforming the news industry. #LI-RL1

Responsibilities

The ideal candidate will consistently create stunning visuals and excel at capturing critical story-telling moments for digital and print platforms. The staff photojournalist will cover a variety of stories and subjects including sports, news, features and spot news. Their work will regularly appear in the Daily Camera, Times-Call, Broomfield Enterprise, Colorado Hometown Weekly and on bocopreps.com and buffzone.com.

  • Produce photos and videos that meet or exceed the Daily Camera’s standards, including technical quality and visual interest.
  • Perform under pressure to meet deadlines.
  • Provide accurate information for captions.
  • Shoot, edit and send photos remotely.
  • Contribute to and generate story ideas that help inform the community.
  • Effectively use social media to find news and unique photo opportunities.
  • Communicate effectively with editors and reporters.
  • Work nights and weekends when required.
  • Create photo galleries in WordPress.
  • Search for feature photos when needed.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's or Associates degree in journalism, communications, media, or a related field.
  • At least 2 years working at a daily newspaper, wire service or equivalent experience.
  • Knowledge of AP style.
  • Proficient with PhotoShop, Premiere and PhotoMechanic.
  • Awareness of journalistic ethical standards and practices.
  • A self starter with a positive attitude who is curious about the communities they cover.
  • A portfolio showing exemplary coverage of news, sports, spot news and features.

 

This position will primarily be weekdays but will shift to afternoon/night when the school year starts to cover sports.

 

Work Environment

This position may be permanent remote.

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