• Full Time
  • Anywhere

Myrtle Beach,SC

Nexstar Media Group,Inc.

DESCRIPTION

Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 197 full power stations (including partner stations) in 115 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation. Nexstar’s platform delivers exceptional local content and network programming to inform and entertain viewers, while providing premium, scalable local advertising opportunities for advertisers and brands across all screens and devices. Learn more at http://www.Nexstar.tv.

WBTW News 13, Myrtle Beach/Florence, is a CBS Affiliate Station owned by Nexstar Media Inc.  We are looking for a hungry, dedicated journalist, for this Florence Bureau MMJ Reporter position, who will work in the Florence Bureau/live in Pee Dee area, learn from a team that can help mentor and guide you, giving you a skill set that can take you to the next level. The Multimedia Journalist will produce, report, shoot, write, voice, edit, feed, and present content for all media platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging, and meaningful to news consumers.

Additional Job Description

  • Research/gather/analyze information, interviews, and video to produce accurate, complete, in-depth, relevant, and fair news reports for publication (digital & social media) and broadcast
  • Ensure that all content produced meets company standards for journalistic integrity, timeliness, and production quality
  • Author strong copy with correct grammar, punctuation, editorial style, and formatting to meet the requirements of each digital, social, and on-air distribution platform
  • Quickly solidify presence on all key beats and develop strong professional relationships with reliable sources
  • Daily, pitch & break exclusive, enterprise news stories online, on social media channels, and on-air
  • Produce/shoot/edit video and audio content of varying lengths/formats to meet the requirements of each digital, social, and on-air distribution platform
  • Update and maintain online and social media presence to connect and converse with audience and generate story leads and content
  • Report live online, on social media channels, and on-air
  • Cooperate and communicate clearly, directly, and regularly with news teammates and other station departments
  • Serve as an ambassador to the community by representing the station at community events and activities
  • Produce special projects and other duties as assigned

EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled


JOB EXPERIENCE

  • Strong news judgment and high journalistic integrity
  • Low-to-zero call/approach reluctance — ability to confidently engage with viewers, officials, those affected by stories, and others to cultivate story leads and information
  • Fluency in English
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad lib when required
  • Professional savvy and collegial demeanor when interacting with colleagues and members of the public
  • Superior on-camera presence and confidence
  • Work well under pressure — ability to handle breaking news and last-minute changes
  • Strong, candid knowledge of self & capabilities and display the willingness and ability to take action to learn, improve, and grow
  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, or a related or complimentary field of study; or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience preferred
  • Flexibility to work any shift

Technical Skills:

  • Mastery of AP writing style to author digital, social, and on-air content
  • Confident and capable videographer who is able to gather compelling visuals, strong natural sound, and solid interviews with field video gear to produce visual storytelling
  • Strong non-linear video editing skills required — familiarity with Adobe Premiere video editing software preferred
  • Ability to operate field live transmission unit essential — (as in TVU unit or equivalent)
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
  • Valid driver’s license required for hire.  A clean driving record is required and must be maintained to be able to safely & confidently operate company motor vehicles

REQUIREMENTS

  • Strong news judgment and high journalistic integrity
  • Low-to-zero call/approach reluctance — ability to confidently engage with viewers, officials, those affected by stories, and others to cultivate story leads and information
  • Fluency in English
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad lib when required
  • Professional savvy and collegial demeanor when interacting with colleagues and members of the public
  • Superior on-camera presence and confidence
  • Work well under pressure — ability to handle breaking news and last-minute changes
  • Strong, candid knowledge of self & capabilities and display the willingness and ability to take action to learn, improve, and grow
  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, or a related or complimentary field of study; or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience preferred
  • Flexibility to work any shift

Technical Skills:

  • Mastery of AP writing style to author digital, social, and on-air content
  • Confident and capable videographer who is able to gather compelling visuals, strong natural sound, and solid interviews with field video gear to produce visual storytelling
  • Strong non-linear video editing skills required — familiarity with Adobe Premiere video editing software preferred
  • Ability to operate field live transmission unit essential — (as in TVU unit or equivalent)
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
  • Valid driver’s license required for hire.  A clean driving record is required and must be maintained to be able to safely & confidently operate company motor vehicles

ADDITIONAL INFO


HOW TO APPLY

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

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