Multi Media Journalist

Company Name:
Meredith Corporation
Job Summary:
The Multi-Media Journalist enterprises, researches, writes, shoots, edits and reports news oriented material for presentation live and on tape. The position collaborates with the assignment desk, producers, and managers on story development, and story execution. Must also be able to operator ENG microwave truck.
Essential Job Functions
60% - Shooting, writing, editing
30% Story enterprise and development
10% Operating ENG microwave truck
Job Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in Broadcast Journalism, Communications or related field. Equivalent training and/or experience will be considered.
One to three years of reporting broadcast journalism
One to two years of experience shooting
At least two years of reporting news at a commercial television station is preferred
Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Strong writing, editing and shooting skills
Good news gathering skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Attention to detail
Ability to work in a team-oriented environment
Strong on-air presence
Must possess a valid driver's license
Experience with Avid and Inews preferred
Proficiency with MS Office
Ability to work under tight deadlines

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