Part-time Multimedia Journalist

WKTV NewsChannel 2, the dominant #1 NBC, CBS, and CW affiliate in Utica, New York, is in search of a part-time news multimedia journalist and video editor.

Posted: Sep. 4, 2018 4:01 PM

Job title: Part-time Multimedia Journalist

Description: WKTV NewsChannel 2, the dominant #1 NBC, CBS, and CW affiliate in Utica, New York, is in search of a part-time news multimedia journalist and video editor. The successful candidate will be able to write copy, shoot and edit video, operate live shot equipment, and publish content to the station’s website and social media platforms. Must be self-reliant and have a willingness to perform a variety of assigned tasks. Excellent writing skills, a smooth on-air presence, and a thorough understanding of modern digital 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 have a clean driving record and pass a drug test. Must be willing to work flexible shifts, including overnights, weekends, and holidays. Must have a college degree in journalism or communications, or equivalent professional experience.

WKTV is an equal opportunity employer.

Position opens: Immediately

Search closes: When a suitable candidate is found

Hours: Part-time (30 hours per week)

Supervisor: News Director

Qualifications: College degree required

Email resumes to: Jeremy Ryan, News Director --  jryan@wktv.com

POSTED 9/4/18

EMAIL ONLY. PHONE CALLS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

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