Multimedia Journalist

Memphis, Tennessee
Aug 09, 2019
News & Journalism
Metro Area
Full Time
WHBQ-TV is looking for a Multimedia Journalist who develops sources, enterprises stories, digs deeper and delivers news of value.

The successful candidate will be:

  • A strong writer.
  • An active live reporter.
  • A reporter who uncovers new information.
  • A team player who can evolve based on feedback and research.
  • A self-motivated individual who wants to win each day. 
  • Creative when it comes to telling stories and delivering live shots.
  • Imaginative when it comes to telling stories as a multimedia journalist.
  • Able to shoot and edit in the field.
  • Able to shoot and edit broadcast quality video for television newscast.
  • Quickly shoots cellphone video and sound for digital.                                                   
  • A digital natural who posts story updates to social media platforms as they develop stories.
  • An innovator who can learn new technologies as they develop.

This is a prime opportunity to join the Cox Media Group’s news team in Memphis. We are looking for a reporter who can make an impact from day one and grow their career within the company.


  • Bachelor’s degree preferred and 1-3 years of professional television newscast experience.
  • Valid driver’s license
Physical Requirements:

  • The ability to carry 40lbs of broadcast equipment.

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

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.

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