Nexstar Media Group

  • Creative Services Editor/Photographer

    Requisition ID
    Production Operations
    Job Locations
    US-MI-Grand Rapids
    Position Type
    Regular 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

    The Creative Services Photographer Editor will produce compelling visual client and community driven videos and digital content by utilizing their artistic, technical expertise and composition skills.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    • Capture client and community driven videos for daily lifestyle show
    • Collaborate with producers on video elements
    • Shoot and edit stories, including daily news and lifestyle show segments
    • Maintain and operate camera equipment as well as company vehicle safely and efficiently
    • Confers with other personnel to discuss assignments, logistics and shot requirements
    • Sets up, composes and executes video shots and live remotes
    • Edits video clips for television broadcasts and eMedia content
    • Performs other duties as assigned

     Requirements & Skills:

    • Bachelor`s degree or equivalent in broadcasting, journalism, or related field preferred
    • Minimum two years’ experience operating video recording equipment (More for larger markets and less for smaller markets)
    • Ability to edit raw video to newscast form in a manner to complete the story for the viewer
    • Video photography experience preferred Must be detail-oriented
    • Maintains positive work environment through active team participation and cooperation with co-workers in all departments
    • Responds positively to feedback
    • Present professional image as a representation of the station at all times

      Physical Demands & Work Environment:

    The Creative Services Photographer Editor must be able to stand, sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, 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.  Must be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls.  Repetitive movements are required.  Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.


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