Multimedia Journalist

WKTV Utica is looking for a full-time Multimedia Journalist.

Posted: Jun. 12, 2018 7:38 PM

Job title:
Multimedia Journalist

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Description:
WKTV NewsChannel 2, the dominant #1 NBC, CBS, and CW affiliate in Utica, New York, is in search of a full-time news Multimedia Journalist. The successful candidate will be able to write copy, shoot and edit video, front live shots, and publish digital content to the station’s website and social media platforms. The ability to serve as a fill-in anchor and producer is a plus.  Must be self-reliant and have a willingness to enterprise unique local stories. Excellent writing skills, a smooth on-air presence, and a thorough understanding of modern journalism are a must.

Skill Requirements:
Must be proficient in broadcast writing, videography, and nonlinear editing. Must be social media savvy and skilled in writing for online publication. Must be able to lift and carry professional camera gear. Must be willing to work flexible shifts, including nights, weekends, and holidays. Must have a college degree in journalism or communications, or equivalent professional experience. Must have a clean driving record and pass a background check and drug screening.

WKTV is an equal opportunity employer.

Position Opens:
Immediately

Search closes:
When a suitable candidate is found

Hours:
Full time (40 hours per week)

Supervisor:
News Director

Qualifications:
College degree required

Email resume to:
Jeremy Ryan
News Director
WKTV NEWSChannel 2
Utica, NY 13502
jryan@wktv.com

PHONE CALLS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED

POSTED 6/12/18

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