Employee Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Date Posted: 1/15/2017
10News WTSP, the TEGNA station in Tampa/St. Petersburg, FL is looking for detail oriented information specialists to join the 10News Information Network. Ideal candidates should be ambitious self-starters with an aptitude for research and story development. Our Specialists will be called upon to take deep research dives into story tips, enterprise content, issues, and events, with the purpose of developing exclusive content. Specialists will be expected to provide information for day of stories as well as longer-term investigations.
In addition, candidates should be willing and able to write and present information for both digital and television distribution related to the research they have done.
Requirements and responsibilities:
• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
• Strong research and writing skills
• An insatiable curiosity about news and information
• The ability to work independently and at a fast pace
• Strong familiarity with SEO and AP style
• Experience using databases, CMS, Excel, and social media for info gathering
• Good communication skills
TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA), formerly Gannett Co., Inc., is comprised of a dynamic portfolio of media and digital businesses that provide content that matters and brands that deliver. TEGNA reaches more than 90 million Americans and delivers highly relevant, useful and smart content, when and how people need it, to make the best decisions possible. TEGNA Media includes 46 television stations and is the largest independent station group of major network affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. TEGNA Digital is comprised of Cars.com, the leading online destination for automotive consumers, CareerBuilder, a global leader in human capital solutions, and other powerful brands such as G/O Digital and Cofactor. 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.