MMJ

Posted by World Now

Tucson, AZ
Posted: 2020-01-16

Description:

KOLD in Tucson, AZ has an opening for a Multimedia Journalist. Were looking for someone who embraces all aspects of the storytelling process - enterprising, shooting, writing, editing, and presenting on camera. Our crew assignments vary based on the story, so our MMJs must be equally comfortable working with a photographer or alone.

Digital storytelling is a key component of our MMJ duties, so candidates must be skilled in using digital and social tools to enhance stories, gather information, and engage with the audience.

 

Responsibilities:

- Develop and pitch unique enterprise stories daily
- Shoot, write, edit and present compelling stories, either solo or in collaboration with a photographer
- Write and post stories for all digital platforms
- Participate in daily editorial decisions and long-term strategic newscast initiatives
- Computer knowledge including newsroom software (ENPS), Microsoft applications (Excel) and newsroom editing (Edius)
- Demonstrate strong editorial judgment while following journalistic ethics and libel laws
- Ability to maintain professional and ethical conduct at the station and in the community
- Ability to maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving in a collaborative manner with co-workers, supervisors, and viewers
- Flexibility to work varied shifts when necessary, including overnights and weekends
- Perform other duties as assigned

 

 

Requirements:

College degree in journalism or related field required or equivalent professional experience.
Pre-employment drug screen and MVR check required.

 

Contact:

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

 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

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