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Sports Videographer

Post Date:Jul 31, 2017Type:Full time
Start Date:ASAPSalary:Negotiable
Location: United States - Kentucky - Louisville Job Reference:
Job Description:

The Courier-Journal of Louisville, Kentucky, is looking for a sports videographer who loves the challenge of creating heart-stopping highlights clips, fan-oriented hype videos or documentaries so compelling people can’t stop watching. We want someone who understands the window sports provides into human emotion, but also likes to poke a little fun at our all-too-serious sports world.

If you’re the type of person who can bring the 30 for 30, E:60, Real Sports and For The Win! mentality to a major Division I college town, this is the job opportunity for you.

The canvas is big: University of Louisville, University of Kentucky, the Kentucky Derby and a whole range of athletes with big-time prospects at the high school level.
Job requirements include:

  • Ability to shoot video and edit
  • Proficiently on either Final Cut or Adobe Premiere with the ability to react quickly in a breaking news environment.
  • Experience building graphics, effects or animations in Adobe After Effects or similar programs is a plus.
  • The USA TODAY Network is fast becoming a leader in innovative video, including a robust partnership that pairs local videographers with our renowned VR team.

The Courier-Journal is a 10-time Pulitzer Prize-winning news organization in a metro area known for its internationally recognized chefs and restaurants; vibrant music scene, including the Forecastle music festival; world-class bourbon distilleries; and Churchill Downs, home of the Kentucky Derby. The quality of life is sky-high and the cost of living is impressively low.

Send cover letter, resume and samples of work to Chris White, Sports Editor,

Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation or veteran status.

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Contact Information
The Courier-Journal
Chris White
525 W. Broadway
Louisville, KY 40202
United States
Fax: 502-582-4610

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