• Full Time
  • Anywhere

Birmingham,AL

Gray Television

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About Gray Television:

Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 113 television markets that collectively reach 36 percent of US television households. 

We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business. 

About WBRC:

WBRC is the legacy, first-place station in Central Alabama. We produce award-winning news. We also have a dominant digital presence, using WBRC.com, the WBRC News app, the WBRC Weather app, and social media platforms to connect to a worldwide audience.

Job Summary/Description:  

WBRC Fox 6 in Birmingham, AL is looking for an energetic multi-media journalist who is a master at shepherding viewers and readers through breaking news.

This is a unique position that will require you to have a diverse skill set. The successful candidate will be an expert at conveying urgency. He/she will also need to be adept at enterprise storytelling. It requires you to find, write, shoot, and edit stories that will be unique to WBRC Fox6. You will be reporting for TV and digital audiences. Superior writing skills are a must, as well as your ability to connect with the audience. You and your content must be memorable and impactful. This is a Monday-Friday position but will require work during other shifts on occasion.

 Please note – the primary job responsibilities include, but are not limited to the duties listed above  

Qualifications/Requirements:

– BA degree in broadcasting or equivalent work experience
– Expert-level live shot skills
– Expert-level shooting, writing, and editing skills
– Master storyteller
– Ability to meet deadlines
– Strong broadcast and AP-style writing skills
– Proficient at posting content to station website, Facebook, and Twitter
– Self-motivated and able to work in a fast-paced deadline-driven environment

If you feel you’re qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on "apply now", upload your resume, cover letter and references

(Current employees who are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro self-service portal)

WBRC-TV/Gray Television, Inc. is a drug-free company

Additional Info:

Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

Gray Television encourages all new employees to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus virus before or by the first workday. 


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HOW TO APPLY

If you feel you’re qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on “apply now”, upload your resume, cover letter and references.

https://gray.tv/careers