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CNN International is seeking a Photojournalist in our bureau in Beijing, China. Our Photojournalist captures the visual and audio elements of news events and Feature stories, with the purpose of creating high production value television and Digital content.
You may be required to work in the field, as well as during weekends and overnights.
Using a variety of camera types and equipment, including Newsgathering cameras, cinema cameras, DSLRs, GoPro, UAVs, sliders, and gimble systems.
Non-linear editing while on assignment and in the Seoul production center.
High quality, creative lighting design for all production scenarios including live shots, product shots, interviews, and multi camera studio / stage sets.
Setting up equipment safely and creatively in the time constraints given.
Broadcasting single and / or multi-camera live events, often with affiliate partners, using satellite and digital newsgathering equipment.
Transferring raw and edited content to CNN HQ and regional facilities using Digital Newsgathering workflows.
Working closely with correspondents and / or producers to deliver production of the highest possible quality, frequently under firm deadlines and challenging working environments.
Ensuring the camera, audio, lighting and editing equipment are secure and properly maintained.
Packing appropriate equipment for the assignment. Being prepared for all eventualities on assignment.
International travel to a variety of different countries and territories, including hostile environments. Planning for these assignments through visa acquisition and shipping / customs clearing.
Managing cash advances and expenses.
Post field duties such as archiving content, expense report filing, equipment maintenance and pre-production for upcoming projects.
Maintaining a current understanding of global news and current affairs as well as changing technology and techniques, from camera and editing systems, to lighting and audio hardware.
Maintaining a clear understanding of both the television, and Digital business needs.You may be required to work in the field, as well as during weekends and overnights.
A proven television news background with high levels of proficiency in photography and non-linier editing.
Substantial field production experience.
High degree of experience with field technology, delivering content from the field, and live television production.
Must be a visual story-teller, responsible for the ethical, aesthetic, and technical aspects of the production.
High degree of professionalism, including consistently clear and respectful communication, team work and journalistic standards.
Ability to multi-task in a competitive environment.
Effective communication skills.
Journalism experience in China is an advantage.
We offer a rewarding career and attractive remuneration package. Interested candidates, please send full curriculum vitae & portfolio (samples of writing / artwork) with details of existing and expected salary by emailing cnnhr.asia cnn.com.
All applications may be considered for other suitable positions within the Time Warner Group.
All applications will be retained for a maximum period of one year. Turner International Asia Pacific Limited is an Equal Opportunity Employer A TimeWarner Company
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