The Reporter gathers news for broadcast, web and other platforms of the future. The incumbent appears on-air, including live shots. The reporter researches, sets up, writes and edits stories. In addition, the reporter:
Works with assignment desk, producers and managers on story development.
Writes daily content for the website.
May fill in for anchor as needed.
Essential Job Functions | Accountabilities, Actions and Expected Measurable Results
30% – Writes and edits news stories.
30% – Gathers news for broadcast, web and other platforms.
25% – Oversees story generation and source development.
15% – Presents news on air/live.
Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered.
Completion of high school, or equivalent. College degree preferred.
Minimum three years of related news experience. Experience with breaking news and ad lib situations. Prior experience in top 25 market preferred.
Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Good writing, editing, shooting and news gathering skills. Good interpersonal skills.
% Travel Required (Approximate):10%
Meredith Corporation, CBS46 WGCL-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.