Full Time Job



Portsmouth, VA 05-15-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
WAVY-TV 10 and FOX43, the number one rated media company in Hampton Roads, Virginia has an opening for a Reporter. WAVY has a reputation for winning breaking news coverage, using top shelf technology and resources like the only helicopter in the market, and getting people answers through our 10 On Your Side reporting.

The right candidate for this position will be able to break local stories by cultivating sources and serving the community. You will be responsible for generating sources, enterprising story ideas, and follow-ups. ''Digital First'' thinking is a must. The Reporter will contribute to content on all platforms. The ability to shoot and edit your own stories is a plus.

Requirements & Skills:
• Bachelor's degree in Broadcast Journalism, or a related field preferred
• 2 + years Reporter/MMJ experience
• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad lib when required
• Superior on-air presence
• Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, and other office equipment
• Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
• Valid driver's license with a good driving record
• Flexibility to work any shift including overnights and weekends

If you like growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!

Please apply online at

Please remember to include a link to your demo reel in your cover letter or resume (required).

No calls.



Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g37jw4-3-230-173-188-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation.