WOIO Cleveland 19 News is seeking a Full-time Reporter. Applicants should have a minimum of three (3) years experience preferred. Our candidate will report on a variety of issues/events/subjects, including breaking news and investigative topics. Must be capable of writing, editing and posting multiple stories on air, on-line, mobile technology, and to social networking websites all under tight deadlines.
Candidate must be a good, creative writer, have an inquisitive mind, ability to dig deeper for long and short term investigations, great communicator, a positive leader inside and outside the newsroom and must be a creative story-teller. Experience with newsroom computer systems preferred. Must be a strong live reporter.
Must learn and understand the difference between television writing and writing for digital platforms. Must demonstrate the ability to produce high level of reporting including investigative stories, and have the desire to pursue breaking news to turn the lead story every night. Must also contribute daily to all social media platforms to help recruit viewers to television newscasts. Drug screen and MVR required.
Qualified applicants, please apply on-line and attach resume, cover letter, and link to your work. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V