Multi-Media Journalist, Sports - KNTV

Posted: 6/11/2019

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

NBC Bay Area is looking for a multi-media sports reporter to join our award winning team. The qualified candidate will be a great story teller, and have the technical expertise to shoot video and edit compelling daily content.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for researching, producing, writing, shooting video, and editing daily sports themed stories
  • Develop a network of sources and experts to generate sports themed enterprise stories on a daily basis
  • Provide editorial guidance; establish contacts with local individuals and/or teams across professional and amateur sports.
  • Produce content across all of NBC Bay Area platforms, including but not limited to broadcast, digital and web

  • Basic Qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s Degree in related field
    • Minimum two years’ experience in television news production

    Eligibility Requirements:

    • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
    • Must be willing to work in San Jose, CA
    • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
    • Willingness to work non-traditional business days/hours, travel and work long hours, and on weekends with short notice
    • Must have a valid driver’s license

    • Experience in sports reporting/newsgathering
    • Experience with news photojournalism and non-linear editing
    • Field producing experience
    • Ability to write, edit and produce under heavy deadline pressure without compromising accuracy or credibility
    • Strong computer research skills, and working knowledge of analyzing data
    • Understanding of Social Media (Twitter, Facebook, etc.)
    • Understanding of emerging news production techniques and technology, with a pioneering spirit with desire to learn emerging technologies and invent the future
    • Good collaborative and interpersonal skills to communicate at all levels

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