STATION:KING 5 TV
STATUS:Regular Full Time
Join the #1 NBC affiliate group in the country! KING 5 TV, KONG TV, NWCN, and king5.com are now part of Gannett Broadcasting. We have shared values of providing first-class journalism that makes a difference in our communities and award winning programming. We are looking for an experienced, dynamic, and energetic Multi-Media Journalist. If you like to tell great stories and thrives in a fast-paced, team environment, we want to hear from you.
Brief Description of Duties:
Responsible for news gathering as a one-person operation for distribution on multiple platforms including broadcast, internet, cable, and digital channels. Will report and cover events of news interest, special events, and breaking news. Must be a self-starting journalist capable of enterprise reporting. May also work as a reporter while collaborating with the Photojournalists to produce the most creative, compelling stories. Must be proficient in live reporting, including breaking news situations.
College degree with minimum two years' experience as an MMJ or general assignment reporter in a medium to large market preferred. Excellent writing, packaging, and live skills. Good understanding of operating video equipment. Must possess a broad range of reporting styles with good on-air presentation skills. Demonstrated ability to work under pressure. Familiarity with all distribution platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Internet, etc. Must be willing to work overtime, all shifts and work at a bureau outside of Seattle.
KING TV is a subsidiary of Gannett Co. Gannett is the largest local media company in the country and provides a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance and 401(k).
If qualified, please send a non-returnable DVD with a copy of your resume and a cover letter to the address below or email your resume, including a link with your work, to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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KING 5 TV
333 DEXTER AVE. N.
SEATTLE, WA 98109
KING TV is an equal opportunity employer