Multimedia Journalist/Reporter

Employer WBAY/Gray Media Group
Location Green Bay, WI
Type Full time
Contact information kelly.coonen@wbay.com
Apply by August 18, 2022
More details www.wbay.com/jobs
Posted on July 18, 2022

Description

WBAY-TV in Green Bay, Wisconsin is looking for an experienced Reporter/MMJ to join our news team. Ideally 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.

General Responsibilities:

-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

Qualifications/Requirements:

• 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

If you feel you’re qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopening, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on “apply now”, upload your resume, cover letter and references