An aggressive, forward-thinking leader who can coach a team to win breaking news, weather and daily investigative stories.
Successful candidate will be able to teach, inspire and organize a diverse team of journalists to methodically gather enterprise stories, develop sources, and win breaking news with a sense of urgency that drives speed to digital and air. Reporting, photography, and leadership experience required. Sound news judgement focused on impactful local stories that deliver value to the audience. Storyteller who can guide newsgathering plans to see out emotional elements in a story. Fins more impactful alternatives to official sound.
Ability to edit and produce. Familiarity with local communities, ability to develop sources and an understanding of the major issues in the market. Competitive attitude and ability to monitor multiple outlets and adjust coverage as needed. Working knowledge of Google Analytics a plus. Assist in scheduling and time off approvals, A relentlessly positive coach who provides a supportive environment for young journalists to grow.
HOW TO APPLY
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