Multimedia Journalist WNB

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Location
Washington, Washington D.C.
Salary
competitive
Posted
Sep 19, 2019
Metro Area
Washington
Duration
Full Time

Multi-Media Journalist (MMJ) – Washington News Bureau
The Cox Media Group Washington News Bureau is seeking an experienced, enterprising and self-motivated multi-media journalist who thrives in a hybrid role and enjoys doing it all. We’re looking for a dual on-air reporter/producer who generates and turns original daily stories. The perfect candidate will have experience working on or covering Capitol Hill, a thorough knowledge of the inner workings of the federal government and an investigative background. We want a hard news journalist with excellent writing skills and good instincts, who knows how to dig, uncover and tell a story. The candidate needs to have a knack for organization. The ability to shoot video and edit is a plus. We are all about LOCAL news out of Washington and how it impacts the nationwide markets we cover. Our team pursues original stories that our CMG TV stations and News Talk radio stations won’t see or hear anywhere else.  The candidate must be able to juggle many tasks and be willing to take on any role, work well under deadlines and with others, have impeccable editorial judgment, be able to help manage the day-to-day story output in the newsroom and coordinate with our multiple stations and seasoned reporters. The candidate will be asked to juggle multiple custom packages, VO/SOT’s and radio hits with strong live reporting skills. 

Qualifications:

TV reporting experience and a college degree are required. No beginners. Excellent people and organizational skills required. Applicant must be a team player in a small newsroom where employees wear a lot of hats. Applicants will be required to fill out an official application and submit to a background check.

 

 

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.

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