Multimedia Journalist

Posted by Entravision

Boston, MA
Posted: 2017-04-19

Description:

Summary
Assists with various aspects of news production.
Responsible for shooting,
writing, editing, and publishing content, coordinating and
conducting
interviews, and representing the station in communityrelated
events. Reports
to the News Director.
Essential Functions
1. Creates multimedia content for multiplatform
distribution (TV &
digital).
2. Shoots, writes, and edits story ideas.
3. Coordinates, organizes and conducts interviews.
4. Gathers, edits, packages and publishes local news
content – focusing
on (but not limited to) News, Weather and Traffic.
5. Writes text articles, publishes video clips and edits image
galleries
according to the local editorial “voice in the station’s
websites and social
media accounts.
6. Develops and maintains a network of contacts providing
access to
exclusive stories.
7. Assists produc er in establishing sources, finding and
executing
enterprise news investigations, building and maintaining a
strong li st of
story
ideas .
8. Rep resents the station in communityrelated
events.
Competencies
1. Technical Ca pability.
2. Strategic Thinking.
3. Multitasking.
4. Communicati on Proficiency.
5. Teamwork.
6. Ability to W ork Well Under Pressure.
Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
This is a fulltime
position, Monday through Friday. Must be willing to
undertake shift work associated with working for a 2 4/7
news operation. Must
be able to work holidays. Actual hours and schedule may
vary.
Supervisory Responsibility
Reports directly to Sara Su arez
Required Education and Experie nce
1. Bachelor’s degree in communicat ion, journalism, or
related field.
2. Must be fluent in Spanish (high level of reading, writing,
and
speaking the language is essential).
3. Must have strong English, reading, writing and speaking.
4. Reporting, shooting, writing, and editing experience with g
ood
ratings track record.
5. Be informed on ne ws events locally and nationally.
Working Conditions:
1. Ability to lift and/o r carry and manage news photography
and lighting
equipment.
2. Exposed frequently to outside conditions.
3. Must be able to work holidays.
3. Must be able to work holidays.
4. Must work hours necessary to perform responsibilities as
outlined
above.
5. If no t a citizen of USA must have a permanent work
permit.
Other Duties
Please note t his job description is not designed to cover or
contain a
comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities
that are
required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities
and
activities may change at any time with or without notice.
Senior Business Operations Manager
Entravision Communications
33 Fourth Avenue
Needham, MA 02494

Contact:

Please send an email to Sara Suarez at ssuarez@entravision.com

You can also send both your resume and cover letter to 33 Fourth Avenue Needham Ma 02494 as well as sending a fax to 781-433-2750

Thanks,

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