Investigative Reporter

News for Raycom Media / WMBF News
Myrtle Beach-Florence, South Carolina

posted on January 04, 2018

job posting:

WMBF News, Raycom Media's NBC affiliate in Myrtle Beach, SC is looking for an experienced investigative producer/reporter to join our news team. The right person for the position will be an organized, independent and dogged journalist, with a passion for creative storytelling, data mining and local news. Responsibilities will include but not be limited to: Enterprising ideas for original, impactful and compelling content for all platforms Sending and following up on FOIA requests to local agencies Conducting computer assisted research Organizing data and finding stories within spreadsheets and databases Writing sidebars and day-turn investigative content to enhance news of the day coverage Shooting, writing and editing stories for television and digital platforms Developing sources within the community to learn about important issues Working with anchors and photographers on targeted special reports Strategizing with news management on investigative workflow and special report placement Fronting some stories on-air, but being just as comfortable writing investigative content for anchors Developing creative content specifically for digital and OTT platforms Using social media to promote content, drive engagement and find sources and stories Qualified candidates with a proven track record to in depth investigative reporting, please apply online and attach resume, reel of recent work, and links to past enterprise or investigative reports. EOE-M/F/D/V

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expires on 04/04/2018