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Multimedia Journalist

Telemundo

Fort Worth, TX 06-29-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Responsibilities

We create world-class content, which we distribute across our portfolio of film, television, and streaming, and bring to life through our theme parks and consumer experiences. We own and operate leading entertainment and news brands, including NBC, NBC News, MSNBC, CNBC, NBC Sports, Telemundo, NBC Local Stations, Bravo, USA Network, and Peacock, our premium ad-supported streaming service. We produce and distribute premier filmed entertainment and programming through Universal Filmed Entertainment Group and Universal Studio Group, and have world-renowned theme parks and attractions through Universal Destinations & Experiences. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. Our Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives, coupled with our Corporate Social Responsibility work, is informed by our employees, audiences, park guests and the communities in which we live. We strive to foster a diverse, equitable and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. Together, we'll continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world.

Job Description

NBCUniversal's Owned Spanish Speaking Television station in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, KXTX TV, is looking for a Multimedia Journalist. As a T39 Multimedia Journalist, you will be creating content for the most innovative news organization in Texas.
• Responsible for shooting, writing, creating and editing original news stories; gather information for news stories using beat sources, contacts and leads.
• Work directly with VP of News, Executive Producer and News Producer on story ideas and development.
• Presents completed stories that are accurate, journalistically sound, fair and balanced.
• Will coordinate, organize, conduct and video-record interviews in both English an Spanish.
• Will report Live during newscasts and breaking news as needed, either in studio or out in the field.
• Must have the skills to operate a Dejero live unit, set up and shoot their own live shots.
• Produce original content for an assigned newscast, stream service, digital and social media.
• Develop on-going ''sweeps'' style stories.
• Strategically engage in social media.
• Back-up news anchor when needed.
• Represent Telemundo in community related events.
• Build relationships with community and contacts for developing story leads

Qualifications

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
• BA or BS in Journalism or related field, or equivalent experience.
• Minimum 2 years of experience working in Spanish market broadcast television.
• Eligibility Requirements:
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• Must be able to provide a reel/portfolio of work examples -- if available, include a web address when you submit your resume (if applicable)
• Physical requirements required to perform medium/heavy physical work which includes:

Lifting and carrying camera equipment ranging from 15 lbs. to 50 lbs. (in camera weight) for extended periods of time to shoot on remote locations
• Must be willing to work long hours, varying shifts (including nights and weekends) and report to work in emergencies depending upon news coverage when necessary.
• Must be willing to work in Dallas/Fort Worth, just south of DFW Airport and able to travel to surrounding areas as needed.
• Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the US
• Must be 18 years or older.
• Must have a valid driver's license.
• Bilingual (English/Spanish) required both written and verbal
• Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU's Alternative Dispute Resolution Progr
• DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
• Be informed on news events locally and nationally.
• Develop and maintain a network of contacts providing access to exclusive stories.
• Assist producer in establishing sources, finding, and executing enterprise news investigations, building and maintaining strong list of story ideas.
• Ability to ad-lib and improvise effortlessly in various types of on-air situations.
• Must work well under pressure with an ability to meet deadlines.
• A high level of skill and mastery of the Spanish language is essential.
• Candidate must work effectively with others in a team-oriented environment.
• Independent problem solving & multi-tasking.

Additional Information

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Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d95jnk-34-204-198-73-42 in your application.