WHO We are Looking For: A great storyteller, photojournalist/editor skilled in using the latest tools and techniques to generate, shoot, and edit their content for our national VERIFY team. WHY This Opportunity? This team will build up trust in TEGNA content by taking daily topics our audiences are curious or skeptical about and verifying what is true and what is false.We do not want traditional but rather creative and innovative packages and editing.This team will provide content on all platforms to all 38 TEGNA markets will also help teach other TEGNA journalists to do local VERIFY stories properly.WHAT You Will Do: Use the latest editing and photography tools to tell great stories.Produce original content on-air and on all digital platforms that evoke emotion and tell compelling stories.Write and post daily on all digital platforms including attaching images and streaming video. Must include Social Media.Use creative production techniques such as graphics and new forms of media (viewer pictures, webcam interviews, etc.) to enhance stories.Contact sources and develop news stories. Cover breaking, general, sports, feature, investigative, and political news stories. Produce news stories that are unique and captivating.Attend editorial meetings, participate in discussions, and suggest story ideas.Edit and post video and text content stories for website.Develop news sources for general assignment and special areas of interest.Operate news gathering vehicle to and from various locations.Perform other tasks as required by supervisor or executive producer. HOW You Are Qualified: BA/BS in journalism, communications or related field2-5 years of experience preferredExperience in photojournalism, editing, and content management systemsProven ability to generate creative, engaging, content-driven live shotsDemonstrated social media proficiency, especially in the field, including an active news hound presence on Twitter and FacebookMember and active participant in NPPA preferredSNG experienceDemonstrated news judgment, writing skills, photography experience, and non-linear editing skills.Must be flexible with schedule, reliable and dependableUnderstanding of the tenants of professional journalismKnowledge of ENPS, Edius and Axis graphicsOrganizational skills and the ability to work under constant time pressure deadlinesAbility to calmly handle live, breaking news situations and changing eventsWHERE This Position Is Located: This team will be based at WCNC, TEGNA's NBC affiliate in Charlotte, NC. Who We are & What We Do: TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 46 stations in 38 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and 32 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry's top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA delivers results for advertisers through unparalleled and innovative solutions including OTT local advertising network Premion, centralized marketing resource Hatch, and G/O Digital, a one-stop shop for local businesses to connect with consumers through digital marketing. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com. TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.