Multi Skilled Journalist-13451

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

WQAD

TEGNA, Inc.

DESCRIPTION

WQAD News 8 in Moline, IL is seeking a Multi-Skilled Journalist to join our news team. We are looking for a multi-tasker who can not only take on the role of MSJ but contribute your content to our digital platforms as well. The ideal candidate will have solid news judgment, strong reporting skills and experience as a videographer and nonlinear editor along with the ability to tell memorable stories and ad lib with ease.

If you are a serious, smart journalist who wants to work in an innovative environment, is driven and self-sufficient, apply now!

Responsibilities:

  • Shoot, edit, write and produce news stories including vo’s, vo/sot’s and packages
  • Cover breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community
  • Produce content for Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites
  • Appear on camera as required for all platforms
  • Gather material on multiple stories per day – delivering content throughout the day on all platforms
  • Develop and execute enterprise content on a consistent basis
  • Perform other duties as assigned

JOB EXPERIENCE


REQUIREMENTS

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 0-3 years of MSJ experience
  • Proven track record delivering compelling and promotable stories
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

 

About TEGNA

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 63 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 http://www.TEGNA.com.

 

TEGNA requires all employees to be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) against the coronavirus.

 

EEO statement:

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information. TEGNA complies with all applicable laws related to accommodations.

 

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ADDITIONAL INFO

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.


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