Digital Managing Editor
WWJ Newsradio 950 in Detroit is looking for a full time reporter with high energy and great story-tellling qualities. This person should be able to go on air in a moments notice and handle the deadline pressures during the shift. This job includes coverage of breaking news, as well as stories focused on neighborhoods, city hall, and other parts of Detroit and Michigan. Strong writing and creative use of sounds are a must. We are looking for a reporter with strong social media skills and engagement to amplify your work. You must be able to collaborate and come to the table with enterprise story ideas. You must be technically skilled for audio delivery and editing. You must also be able to navigate the Detroit and Metro Detroit area. This is an extremely high-energy position that will require you to develop and maintain news sources. The reporting work will involve tight deadlines and a mix of live and recorded reports each day.
Required: A valid driver's license, satisfactory completion of a motor vehicle check, and proof of insurance is required.
develop and produce news reports
gather, write, record, edit and deliver news content
collaborate with newsroom staff
report within live coverage of breaking news and special coverage
host special long-form news specials focused on a variety of topics
connect with listeners on social and digital platforms to promote brand
on social and digital platforms, including audio, video, and text
have computer to use in the field to edit and produce news stories
have access to personal vehicle to cover news stories
other duties as required by management
Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r71emq-3-236-231-61-42 in your application.