JR08765 - Multimedia Journalist

News for CBS46/PeachtreeTV
Atlanta, Georgia

posted on September 02, 2020

job posting:

WGCL-TV, a Meredith Corporation station, is in search of a highly-qualified, motivated candidate for the following: The MMJ gathers news for broadcast, web and other platforms of the future. The incumbent shoots, writes and edits stories. In addition, the MMJ: • Appears on-air and coordinates live shots. • Collaborates with assignment desk, producers and managers on story development. • Writes daily content for the website. No emails or phone calls please. Link to on-air work samples required to be considered. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: 20% - Coordinates story generation and source development. 20% - Shoots stories. 30% - Writes/edits. 30% - Appears live on-air. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: All must be met to be considered. EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Broadcasting, Communications or related field EXPERIENCE: 3-5 years of experience in multi-markets preferred SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Strong storytelling skills. Capable of being demonstrative. Ability to provide active stand-ups and live shots. Ability to enterprise hard news stories on a daily basis. Skilled in infusing investigative elements into reports. 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 and good driving record. Travel approximately >10%

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expires on 10/02/2020