Multi-Media Journalist

Posted by WDAY

Fargo, ND
Posted: 2019-03-21

Description:

WDAY, the number #1 station in Fargo, North Dakota is looking for a Multi-Media Journalist to join our team and work in our multi-platform newsroom.

WDAY is an Emmy award-winning, locally owned and operated station that covers eastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota.  We produce more than 30 hours of local news each week. We have a staff of over 35 journalists working in news, weather, and sports.  Our newsroom includes spacious work areas for each employee, a makeup room, meeting spaces and a hangout area complete with couches and televisions. WDAY benefits include 401k with matching, paid time off, health & dental and paid holidays.

 WDAY has helped launch the careers of many news professionals around the country. We have alumni in many of the countrys top markets including Minneapolis, Denver, Phoenix, Detroit, Chicago, Tampa Bay, Albuquerque, and Las Vegas.   

Fargo is the largest city in North Dakota and borders Moorhead, Minnesota.  The metro population is over 240,000, including the cities of Fargo and West Fargo in North Dakota and Moorhead and Dilworth in Minnesota.  Fargo has a vibrant downtown with many activities and events geared towards young professionals. The community hosts many major concerts, sporting, and community events throughout the year. There are a variety of styles of apartments to choose from, including several new apartment buildings in several new neighborhoods. The communities have plenty of options for shopping; from local specialty shops to major retailers.

Responsibilities:

As a MMJ reporter, you will be responsible for writing stories for TV, social media, radio and our newspaper.  You will shoot, editing, and conduct interviews. 

Requirements:

The successful candidate will have exceptional writing, communication, and organizational skills.   A college degree in journalism or a related field is required.  The successful candidate must have a clean driving record, be organized and work well under pressure.  

Contact:

Go to www.forumcomm.com/careers and send a link of your work along with resume and references to jnelson@wday.com. If you have questions, please call Jeff at (701) 241-5312.

         

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