|Apply by||April 12, 2018|
|Posted on||March 12, 2018|
WIFR-TV in Rockford, IL is owned by Gray Television, Inc. and is a CBS affiliate. We are located in beautiful Northern Illinois with Chicago, Madison, and Milwaukee in our backyard. The Rockford market is an excellent choice for individuals interested in gaining broadcasting experience as well as those looking to make this area their home. Rockford – Small Town Charm with Big City Convenience!
WIFR-TV is looking for a Multimedia journalist. This is an opportunity to work with a team of solid veteran anchors. We want someone who knows how to use video to tell a story. Your demo reel should demonstrate ability to shoot, edit and write to video. Strong on-air delivery is important…you must be able to sell yourself and your story!
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
• Developing and reporting stories
• Demo reel should demonstrate ability to shoot, edit and write to video
• Strong on-air delivery is important…you must be able to sell yourself and your story
• Anchor/producing opportunities could be possible in the future
• You will be trained to operate the live mobile backpacks
• You will be responsible for participation and contribution to several platforms.
• Extensive use of social media
• College degree
• Previous TV news experience preferred
• Must exhibit good news judgment
• Ability to make quick and accurate decisions
• Good communication skills
• Work well under deadline pressure.
• Must possess a valid driver’s license and good driving record.
No deadline specified, apply ASAP!
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