News Reporter

nysbroad

WFFF & WVNY

WFFF & WVNY in Burlington, Vermont is looking for its next superstar Reporter to join our team. If you have excellent communication skills and a great personality, then this job is for you! We want someone who has the energy and creativity to do compelling live shots. Above all, must be a team player. Burlington is a great place to launch your career and follow the path of previous anchors and reporters to Boston, Tampa, Milwaukee and Portland, Oregon.

The Reporter collects, analyzes, and presents facts about newsworthy events by interview, investigation, or observation for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging, and meaningful to news consumers.

Experience:

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Reports news stories for broadcast and digital Writing
  • Superior on-air presence and strong social media presence
  • Pitches stories relevant to the local community
  • Shoots, writes, and edits news reports
  • Ensures that all content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality
  • Interacts with viewers/users on social media sites
  • Performs special projects and other duties as assigned
Requirements:

Requirements & Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field
  • Fluency in English
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad lib when required
  • Creative, excellent writer, willing to learn and be a team player
  • Develop great live skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
  • Valid driver’s license with a good driving record

To apply for this job please visit nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com.