Beacon Video Producer

Job Title

Beacon Video Producer





Duties and Responsibilities


  • Shoots, edits and posts videos on assigned deadlines for all sections (News, Living, Sports, Opinion, Multimedia) and Beacon promotional purposes as directed by editors and Multimedia Editor)
  • Collaborates with reporters as assigned and maintains clear communication with them
  • Contacts sources for information or to appear in video as needed
  • Follows best practices for journalistic accuracy, ethics and aesthetics
  • Contributes two story ideas each week


General Qualifications and Requirements

  • Must have at least a 3.0 GPA
  • Is reasonably proficient at shooting and editing short videos and audio


Time Commitment and Availability

  • Attends staff meetings Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5:40 unless there is a conflict with a class and the editor-in-chief approves the absence in advance. Beacon staffers are strongly discouraged from registering for classes that meet during those times.
  • Must attend Beacon Boot Camp training in August approximately one week before fall term starts and should not schedule conflicting activities/positions.