Reporter/MMJ

, LA
Posted: 2019-10-25

Description:

JOB SUMMARY:

WAFB-TV is looking for a multimedia journalist to join Louisiana’s number one news team.  The ideal candidate demonstrates solid news judgement and storytelling abilities, with a passion for delivering original, imaginative content every day.  A successful MMJ candidate will write, shoot, edit and present compelling content both on-air and online.  You will be required to remain active on social media and constantly be competing for the day’s top story.  If you have a passion for journalism and a talent for storytelling, this is the job for you.  Great writing and a willingness to learn will earn you this position.

Responsibilities:

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES

Ability to shoot and edit video, write scripts, and effectively communicate live on-air
Flexibility in scheduling, to respond to the changing news landscape
Availability to work weekends and holidays
Good work ethic and strong people skills
Ability to be a team player and must maintain a professional attitude at all times
Experience with ENPS editing software is a big plus
Valid Driver’s License with good driving record.  Employment is contingent on a pre-employment drug screen and motor vehicle background check

Requirements:

Requirements:

A degree in journalism or related field, or equivalent professional experience preferred
AFTER APPLYING ONLINE, EMAIL A LINK TO YOUR RESUME REEL to rhays@wafb.com

Contact:

Please apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings    

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

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