TV News Reporter/Anchor

Reporter for Naperville Community Television
Chicago, Illinois

posted on August 29, 2017


job posting:

Position Overview: A dynamic and growing local news source is looking for a news professional who wants to make a difference in the community. NCTV17, an award-winning, NFP community television station in Naperville Illinois, is looking for a full-time multi-media reporter/anchor to join their news team. This position is a great opportunity for a television journalist who wants to make an impact in the 5th largest city in the state. Primary Responsibilities include: Anchor weekly newscast and daily updates Shoot, write, and edit news stories for both air and com Cultivate stories important to Naperville viewers Create interesting social media content across many platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & YouTube Attend Monday morning reporter meetings Work under tight deadlines Respond to breaking news situations Create meaningful relationships with local sources and community leaders Produce stories start to finish as a one-man-band Display a passion for news and community media The above is not intended to be an exhaustive list of the multitude of tasks that may be assigned; rather to give the staff member a general sense of the responsibilities and expectation for his/her position. As the business demands change, so may the essential functions of this position. Competencies: Storytelling and writing skills Strong editing skills on Adobe Premiere or other comparable editing software Strong camera skills - can shoot own package Strong news judgment Organization and task management 1-3 years of professional experience Strong passion for news, stories assigned, and the community you cover Flexibility in respect to scheduling and/or assigned work shifts Qualifications: BS/BA in Journalism/Communications/Broadcast Valid Illinois Class D driverís license required Job Type: Full-time


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expires on 10/01/2017