Full Time Job

Multimedia Journalist


Tallahassee, FL 04-04-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Multimedia Journalist - WCTV

- WCTV (Tallahassee)

About WCTV:

WCTV covers about 19 counties in North Florida and South Georgia. Our station is based in the Florida state capital, and our DMA is a fast-paced and exciting environment. From state politics, to breaking news, severe weather and college sports- we cover it all! We are a team of passionate journalists in a well-established newsroom. Rising talent has the opportunity to work with, and learn from, experienced team members.

Job Summary/Description:

WCTV, the dominant #1 CBS affiliate in Tallahassee, is looking for an MMJ to join our experienced team. The MMJ reports dayside, covering Leon County and surrounding counties in North Florida. A typical day includes shooting, writing and editing a story, and fronting multiple live shots throughout the early evening newscasts.

Essential responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Generating story ideas and building local contacts
- Shooting, writing and editing daily content for newscasts and website
- Compelling live reporting, including breaking news, elections, severe weather and features
- Operating portable live unit, and conducting live shots from the field

- 1+ years as a MMJ in a television newsroom
- BS/BA in journalism or communications
- A valid driver's license and good driving record

If you feel you're qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopening, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', upload your resume, cover letter and references

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rev5o0-3-229-117-149-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.