Multi-Media Journalist / Reporter

Posting Date: August 31, 2017
Minimum Deadline for Submission: Ongoing
Maximum Deadline for Submission: Ongoing
Station Management reserves the right to hire within the minimum and maximum deadlines.

The Multi-Media Journalist / Reporter has the general responsibility of gathering and producing content for air and for use online. Covering breaking news is the priority. MMJs also must be creative and generate content that will appeal to the core needs of a Northern Nevada audience.

Candidates must be prepared to work overnights. This position will focus on overnight breaking news and the big story of the morning. In addition to reporting, the MMJ will assist the producers with writing for on air and online.

--Create news content (on air, online and social networking).
--Manage content throughout the week and oversee the planning of newscast stories/interviews.
--Work with anchors, producers and managers to be consistent with the KOLO 8 News Now brand.
--Must be able to shoot video and edit. Knowledge of ENPS and Edius are a plus.
--Must be comfortable in live and breaking news situations.
--May be called upon to fill in, producing newscasts.

EDUCATION OR FORMAL TRAINING:
--College degree in journalism, related field, or equivalent job experience.
--Two years reporting/MMJ experience preferred.

OTHER:
--Willing to reside within 30 minutes of station.
--Able to work overnight/early morning hours.

Salary based on experience.

PLEASE SUBMIT RESUMES ELECTRONICALLY: http://bit.ly/2woaCOV

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE
Only if you don’t have electronic access, please mail your resume to:
KOLO-TV
Attn: Multi-Media Journalist Opening
4850 Ampere Drive
Reno, NV 89502

KOLO-TV/Gray Television Group, Inc. is a drug-free company and requires pre-employment drug testing. EOE Gray Television Group, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical handicap or marital status. Discriminatory employment practices are specifically prohibited by the Federal Communications Commission. If you believe your Equal Employment Rights have been violated, you may contact the FCC in Washington, D.C. 20054, or other appropriate state or local agencies. KOLO-TV/Gray Televisions Group, Inc. Participates in E-Verify.