Multi-Media Journalist

Location
Memphis, Tennessee
Salary
competitive
Posted
Oct 19, 2018
Function
Production
Metro Area
Memphis
Duration
Full Time

Overview

Location: Memphis, TN

Reports To: News Director

 

WREG, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an MMJ to work in our Memphis location.

The MMJ must have an engaging on-air personality and the ability to make the audience feel, learn and want to come back for more. This position will contribute to the content gathering of information for WREG, the station websites and social media.

Responsibilities
  • Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community. Develop Story ideas a pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings. They have full discretion on this.
  • Shoot, edit, write and produce news stories including vo’s, vo/sot’s, packages and live shots. Cover breaking news with a sense of urgency.   There is feedback and approval from managers along the way.
  • Produce content for Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites. They have full discretion on this.
  • Perform other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1+ years MMJ experience
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver compelling and promotable stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

 

Equal Opportunity Employer



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