• Full Time
  • Anywhere




KFMB (CBS8 and The CW San Diego), TEGNA’s CBS and CW affiliates in San Diego, CA, is looking for a Reporter/Journalist who knows the art of storytelling and will excel in this digital age of journalism. 

We are looking for a someone that can create unique, shareable and compelling stories for all platforms through memorable writing and on-air delivery. Candidates should have a portfolio with examples of reporting, creative storytelling, and covering breaking news.


  • Deliver on-air news events in an engaging, exciting, and informative manner.
  • Generate creative, content-driven live shots.
  • Interview news subjects and research for facts and credibility.
  • Develop story ideas, write, and (occasionally) edit news stories for on-air broadcasting.
  • Write and post daily on all digital platforms including social media.
  • Community and/or talent appearances.
  • Perform other tasks as required by news director or executive producer.




  • BA/BS in journalism, communications or related field.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience required as a journalist.
  • Ability to calmly handle live, breaking news situations and changing events.
  • Strong social media skills, including an active presence on social platforms.
  • Organizational skills and the ability to work under constant time pressure deadlines.
  • Requires the ability to research, write, edit, and produce content.
  • Ability to shoot and edit a plus.
  • Travel: Rarely: less than 10%
  • Work Environment Set: Outdoors: performed in various outdoor environmental conditions
  • Physical Demands Set: Light work: Involves sitting most of the time, walking, lifting, bending, standing, etc.



TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 64 television stations in 51 U.S. markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 network affiliates in the top 25 markets among independent station groups, reaching approximately 39 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks True Crime Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, digital and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. For more information, visit

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