Nexstar Media Group

  • News/Lifestyle Video Photographer (Temporary)

    Requisition ID
    Job Locations
    US-CT-New Haven
    Position Type
    Temporary Full-Time
  • Company Overview

    Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the largest TV station operator in the country. With the reach of 171 television stations in 100 markets addressing nearly 38.7% of US television households, and a diversified, growing digital media operation.  Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the parent company of Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. & Nexstar Digital LLC.  Learn more at

    EEO Statement:

    Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

    Position Summary

    WTNH has an immediate opening for a temporary video photographer to work with our lifestyle MMJ and with our News Department.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    We are looking for a seasoned video photographer to shoot and edit CT Style segments and other commercial or promotional projects as assigned. 

    Solid remote shooting and lighting skills required.  You must be able to work independently and work on multiple projects on a deadline. 

    Must present professional image as a representation of the station at all times.

    Must be able to assist at station sponsored events. Additional duties as assigned by the Marketing Coordinator, Producer, or Director of Marketing & Digital Media.


    Education/Experience: High School Diploma or GED is required. A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in broadcasting, journalism, or related field preferred. Two years of experience in video photography, or video production preferred. Experience in a non-linear editing environment is a must.


    Work Environment/Mental/Physical Requirements

    Must be able to operate computer and editing machine. High stress environment with deadline pressures. Travel across Connecticut will be required on a regular basis. Position requires the transport of equipment weighing up to 50 lbs. Position often requires work in extreme outdoor temperatures. A valid driver’s license and an acceptable driving record are required. Background and DMV check are required.

    Must be able to sit, conduct phone conversations, use email, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work near others, work outdoors in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.

    NOTE: This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.


    To be considered for this position you must apply online via the Nexstar Media Group Career Portal: Please remember to attach your resume and a link to your demo reel.


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