WSMV- TV Channel 4 -
Date Posted: February 18, 2014 - 11:02 AM
Job DescriptionWSMV-TV is looking for a reporter who is great at both covering news- and uncovering news- for a shop that truly values enterprise reporting. Your reel should demonstrate that you are journalistically and creatively ambitious, have superior writing and live skills, and are great at explaining complicated stories clearly. You'll work with a large staff of talented photojournalists and a large number of major- market tools to make those stories shine. Must be comfortable in an intense, deadline- driven environment. We're looking for a true team player who is very comfortable serving multiple newscasts and multiple digital platforms at the same time. Photography and editing experience a plus. Must be willing to work long and/or unusual hours as schedules and events dictate, including nights, weekends, and holidays.
Job RequirementsEducation Bachelor's degree in Broadcast Journalism, Communications or related field, or equivalent training and/or experience. Three years experience in print or broadcast journalism. Experience reporting news at a commercial television station preferred. Specific knowledge, skills, and abilities. Must possess advanced understanding of legal and ethical issues impacting journalism. Ability to combine words and pictures into informative and interesting news stories. Advanced knowledge of the locale, governing bodies, demographics and public figures. Ability to edit stories as necessary. Ability to perform quality work in high pressure deadline situations. Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills. Must possess valid Driver's License.
Education: BachelorŐs degree
Experience: 3 years
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Company Description Please apply through the Meredith Careers, EOE: www.meredith.apply2jobs.com
Contact Information Deborah Mills