Full Time Job

Tennessee Statewide Multimedia Journalist


Nashville, TN 06-24-2022
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Tennessee Statewide Multimedia Journalist - WSMV

About WSMV:

WSMV-TV is an NBC-affiliated television station and is proud to be part of the Gray TV family. WSMV-TV is located in Nashville, TN, and serves Music City and its surrounding communities. We have an outstanding team and culture!

Job Summary/Description:

Gray Media Group is looking for an experienced multimedia journalist to work as a statewide reporter for its three Tennessee stations, WSMV in Nashville, WMC in Memphis, and WVLT in Knoxville. The position is based at WSMV.

Duties and responsibilities include (but may not be limited to):
- Develop and pitch enterprise stories daily that relate to a statewide audience
- Cover issues at the Tennessee statehouse
- Shoot, write, edit, and present compelling stories
- Optimize story presentation for each news platform at every station
- Participate in daily editorial decisions
- Coordinate with news managers at the three stations
- Travel to stories throughout Tennessee

- At least two years of experience as a multimedia journalist
- Strong writing skills and editorial judgment
- Must be a self-starter who can work independently
- Ability to shoot and edit on deadline

Interested applicants can, go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', upload your cover letter, resume, and references

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gm9n22-3-236-146-28-42 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.