JOB OPENING: Reporter/Multimedia journalist
WBAY-TV is the market-leading ABC affiliate in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Our award winning news department produces 33 ½ hours of news each week and has the number one news and information website in all of NE Wisconsin.
We are looking for an experienced Reporter/MMJ to join our news team. Applicants should have a minimum of (1) year of experience. Our candidate must be a very strong journalist, positive leader inside and outside the newsroom and be a creative storyteller & writer. The candidate must be able to lift and carry video equipment, capable of shooting, writing, editing, and posting multiple stories daily on air, on-line and to social networking websites all under tight deadlines. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: - Enterprising ideas for original, impactful and compelling content for all platforms - Able to shoot, write, edit and present stories in a live and/or recorded situation - Sending and following up on FOIA requests to local agencies - Developing sources within the community to report on important issues - Developing creative content specifically for digital and OTT platforms - Using social media to promote content, drive engagement, find sources and stories
• At least 1 year working at a TV station with a strong news department or a digital, multi-platform news operation • Excellent conversational writing and communication skills • Experience in web and graphic design software, digital publishing applications and multi-media production software • Experience with digital content management systems, shooting video, TVU backpacks/apps, and Edius Video editing • Knowledge of media production, communication and dissemination techniques and methods
Interested applicants can apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings and attach resume
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