Reporter

Location
Orlando, Florida
Salary
competitive
Posted
Nov 27, 2018
Function
Production
Metro Area
Orlando
Duration
Full Time

Description

Description:

 Cox Media Group – Orlando Radio has a full time opening for a great news reporter/anchor.

Responsibilities:

Develop, write, produce and present radio and web news stories

Organizing and writing news casts to be delivered on-air

Develop original story ideas and produce the story for broadcast and web

Understand the importance of breaking news and work with speed to get the stories on-air and online

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:

Enterprise stories by developing sources and contacts

Make creative use of live technology to help tell a story

Understand and implement station's research-based goals

Writes and produces packages and reports live

Schedule may include nights, weekends, holidays and overtime as needed

OTHER SKILLS and ABILITIES:

Must have strong writing skills

Professional, smooth on-air delivery

Ability to handle multiple projects at once and meet deadlines

Computer literacy with database experience

Ability to ad-lib in breaking news situations

Ability to make quick decisions and turn multiple stories in a day when necessary

Ability to develop sources and build relationships to generate stories

Strong communication skills; flexibility to work unusual hours at times

Qualifications

Qualifications:

Education – College degree preferred, but not required.

Experience – 5 years radio reporting experience preferred. Must be very skilled at desktop, laptop and mobile computing.

Physical Requirements – Must be able to get to and from news story locations.



About Cox Media Group

 

Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing and digital media company. The company’s operations currently include broadcast television stations, radio stations, daily newspapers, and digital sites.  Additionally, CMG operates the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps - the country’s biggest television rep firm - Gamut, and Videa. The company also offers a full suite of local and regional advertising services through its Local Solutions and Ideabar businesses. CMG currently operates in more than 20 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly across all platforms.  For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations:  Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services.   Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.



Organization: Cox Media Group

Primary Location: US-FL-Orlando-4192 John Young Pkwy

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing

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