Reporter, NBC 7 San Diego

Posted: 12/29/2018

Location: San Diego, California
Function: Production
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

News Reporter will be responsible for newsgathering and reporting for broadcast, digital and other multi-platform applications.

Job Duties
  • Cover all news stories as assigned by the News Department and report the facts on station’s news programs, web site and /or other multi-platform and digital properties.
  • Perform live interviews and/or live demonstrations.
  • Research, plan, and schedule stories or segments.
  • Edit or supervise the editing of reports used in conjunction with news stories and programs.
  • Write scripts, lead-ins, cues and bridges as requested by supervisor.
  • Develop and grow an active social following via social media.
  • Perform on air news anchor work when assigned.
  • Make appearances before social and civic groups and at schools and colleges on behalf of the station.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

  • Basic Qualifications
  • Minimum of 2-years previous experience as a Reporter
  • Minimum of 2-years TV writing experience
  • Bachelor’s degree.

    Additional Job Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
  • Must be willing to work in San Diego
  • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must have ability to work any of a 24/7 shift
  • Must be able to provide a reel/portfolio of work examples -- if available, include a web address when you submit your resume

  • Professionally bilingual (English/Spanish) a strong plus
  • Multi-Media Journalist experience a plus
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work well with people while under pressure.
  • Upbeat personality and quick wit.
  • Familiarity with local leaders a plus.
  • Up to date on and interested in current news events
  • Knowledge of laws of libel, slander and applicable FCC rules and regulations.
  • Personal initiative and ability to work with minimum supervision.
  • Team player who is flexible
  • Displays a positive work ethic and can work under tight deadlines
  • High degree of integrity and professionalism

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