• Full Time
  • Anywhere

WCNC-TV

TEGNA, Inc.

DESCRIPTION

WCNC is looking for a dynamic Reporter/ Multi-Skilled Journalist to help maintain our tradition of superior reporting and newsgathering. We are interested in finding a journalist who can create unique, memorable and well written stories, who can share them on all platforms with a mix of outstanding photography and unforgettable editing. If you're a creative storyteller who understands true multi-platform journalism and who is not bound by the methods of traditional TV news – we want to hear from you! 

Responsibilities: 

  • Perform authoritative, compelling live shots in a developing story or in breaking news situations
  • Develop story ideas
  • Mine the community to find sources who will keep you informed about events and ideas in their areas of expertise
  • Ability to identify, write and produce stories within a specific framework.
  • Research for facts and credibility.
  • Maintain and develop sources who will help bring our reporting to the next level.
  • Shoot, write, produce and edit on air and online content within deadlines.
  • Use creative production techniques such as graphics and new forms of media (viewer pictures, webcam interviews, etc.) to enhance stories.
  • Use social media and digital tools to research, discover and distribute content.
  • Attend editorial meetings and offer story ideas daily.
  • Write in an exciting, captivating and authentic manner.

Requirements: 

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent years of experience
  • 1-3 years reporting experience preferred.
  • A portfolio with examples of strong breaking news reporting
  • Bilingual (English & Spanish) speaking a plus
  • Must possess solid news?judgment, display strong communication skills, creativity, and?ethical decision-making skills.
  • Strong writing skills, production skills and tease writing abilities.
  • ENPS, EDIUS and Axis graphics experience is preferred.
  • Must be organized with the ability to work under constant deadlines.
  • Must be able to calmly handle?live breaking news situations and changing events.
  • Proven social and digital content creation ability.
  • Knowledge of Charlotte, NC a plus?

JOB EXPERIENCE

1-3 years


REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent years of experience
  • 1-3 years reporting experience preferred.
  • A portfolio with examples of strong breaking news reporting
  • Bilingual (English & Spanish) speaking a plus
  • Must possess solid news?judgment, display strong communication skills, creativity, and?ethical decision-making skills.
  • Strong writing skills, production skills and tease writing abilities.
  • ENPS, EDIUS and Axis graphics experience is preferred.
  • Must be organized with the ability to work under constant deadlines.
  • Must be able to calmly handle?live breaking news situations and changing events.
  • Proven social and digital content creation ability.
  • Knowledge of Charlotte, NC a plus?

ADDITIONAL INFO

GH Req 327


HOW TO APPLY

http://www.tegna.com/explore-careers

http://www.tegna.com/explore-careers