WHNT, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Reporter/MMJ to work in our Huntsville location.
The Reporter/MMJ must have an engaging on-air personality and the ability to make the audience feel, learn and want to come back for more. This position will contribute to the content gathering of information for WHNT, the station websites and social media.
∑ Pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings
∑ Shoot, edit, write and produce news stories including voís, vo/sotís and packages
∑ Cover breaking news with a sense of urgency
∑ Accurately report on a variety of subjects
∑ Break stories that the competition doesnít have
∑ Write/produce clear, easy to understand stories
∑ Deliver compelling on-air live shots & stand-ups
∑ Post video and text stories to stationís website
∑ Produce content for Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites
∑ Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community
∑ Perform other duties as assigned
∑ Bachelorís degree preferred; equivalent experience required
∑ 2+ years MMJ experience
∑ Demonstrated ability to deliver compelling and promotable stories
∑ Strong organizational skills
∑ Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
∑ Excellent verbal and written communication skills
∑ Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
WHNT is an equal opportunity employer.
Please email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Candidates must also apply through www.tribunemedia.com/careers.