Digital Reporter/Producer (not on-air)

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Myrtle Beach,SC

Nexstar Media Group,Inc.

DESCRIPTION

Write and report for WBTW’s digital platforms, then head to the beach. WBTW, the dominant local news outlet in the Myrtle Beach market, is looking for a DIGITAL REPORTER/PRODUCER who loves the fast pace of news and finding the most compelling way to present the day's stories.  

 

This is not an on-air position. 

 

The digital reporter/producer will produce print-style reporting with an emphasis on data and government accountability. They'll also manage our website content on weekends.  

WHAT YOU’LL DO 

  • Pitch and write enterprise stories  
  • Attend news events, including government meetings  
  • Post stories, video, and audio and manage content on WBTW.com, the News13 app, and WBTW’s social media platforms  
  • Confirm stories while developing sources to regularly break news  
  • Clip videos from newscasts  
  • Other duties as assigned  

  

WHY YOU’LL LOVE WORKING HERE  

  • The people – Reach out to current and past employees. They’ll probably tell you this is one of the best places they’ve ever worked. We have a team environment with respect for life outside work.   
  • The location – We’re a few minutes from the beach and, because we’re a tourist destination, we have amenities you won’t typically find in a smaller market, including great restaurants and things to do.  
  • The product – We set ourselves apart from the competition by investing in enterprise reporting for our digital platforms. This position gives you the freedom to spend time on long-term projects.  
  • The investment in you – You'll receive regularly scheduled feedback from the News Director.  You also receive instant feedback as your stories are reviewed.  

 

Must have a good driving record and a valid driver's license.  EOE/M/F/D/V.  Background check required.  Apply online. No Phone Calls.

JOB EXPERIENCE

  • WHAT YOU NEED TO QUALIFY  

    • Bachelor's degree 
    • Ability to calmly handle a high-pressure, fast-paced environment  
    • Experience with writing  
    • Experience with FOIA requests, political/government accountability reporting

 


REQUIREMENTS

    • Bachelor's degree 
    • Ability to calmly handle a high-pressure, fast-paced environment  
    • Experience with writing  
    • Experience with FOIA requests, political/government accountability reporting

 

 
 


ADDITIONAL INFO


HOW TO APPLY

Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar

https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar