WLOX News Now has an exciting opportunity for a reporter who knows how to use a camera, audio and creativity to tell compelling lead stories each day on TV and on our digital platforms. We're looking for a Reporter/MMJ who understands how to dig for news, break news, and instantly share that news on digital, on our social media platforms, and on TV.
The person we hire must be energetic, driven, have solid news judgment, strong reporting skills and strong live skills. Candidates must be able to tell difficult stories, possess an investigative edge and be creative – adapting to various news stories. He or she must be a leader in the newsroom and excel at breaking news coverage from the studio and in the field. He or she must be skilled to shoot & edit their own stories and employ digital first strategies. Facebook Live from the field and other social media posts are required parts of this position. Exceptional planning and creative storytelling are a must.
Candidates must be a self-starter, demonstrate urgency to their delivery as well as possess very strong writing skills. Pre-employment drug screen and MVR check required. If you embrace new technology, understand social media or can shoot and edit, make sure you apply.
Qualified applicants, apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and attach resume and link to your most recent work. No phone calls or emails please. EOE-M/F/D/V