The Multimedia Journalist gathers news for broadcast, web and other platforms of the future. The incumbent shoots, writes and edits stories. In addition, the Multimedia Journalist
• Appears on-air and coordinates live shots.
• Collaborates with assignment desk, producers and managers on story development.
• Writes daily content for the website.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
20% - Coordinates story generation and source development.
20% - Shoots stories.
30% - Writes/edits.
30% - Appears live on-air.
Job Requirements: MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
All must be met to be considered.
Completion of high school, or equivalent. College degree preferred.
One to two years of related news experience.
SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Strong writing, editing and shooting skills.
Good news gathering skills.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Attention to detail.
Ability to work in a team-oriented environment.
Strong on-air presence.
Must possess a valid Driver’s license.