Full Time Job

Bilingual Multimedia Journalist


Phoenix, AZ 08-31-2020
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

• Reports to Vice President of News
• Responsible for news coverage in Phoenix, Arizona, with coverage extending to around the state
• Will report on air for Telemundo and NBC-LX as needed
• Ability to fluently read, write, speak, and understand English & Spanish.
• Deliver news reports, including live stories demonstrating confidence, energy with a professional appearance and voice quality
• Write, shoot and edit news stories for an assigned newscast or news specials
• Combine video, audio and graphics to enhance storytelling effectively. Documentary-Film production experience is a plus.
• Works with a photographer on occasion
• Will use SNG technology to go live
• Work with assignment desk editors and production staff and independently in the news-gathering process
• Develop and maintain a network of contacts that provide access to enterprise reporting
• Manage general upkeep of assigned company equipment
• Responsible for representing NBCU-Telemundo in a professional manner
• Establish a community presence outside of the newscasts and participates in station events
• Perform other duties as assigned

• BS/BA in journalism/ Communications or minimum two-year reporting experience.
• Strong English and Spanish grammar and vocabulary
• Work well under pressure with an ability to meet deadlines
• Work effectively with others in a team-oriented environment
• Independent problem solving & multitasking
• Must be able to travel and work a flexible schedule in a 24/7 news environment in addition to standard hours.
• Flexibility in schedule to work long hours, weekends and/or holidays as needed

Desired Characteristics
• Must be willing to work in Phoenix, Arizona
• Must be 18 years or older
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
• Must have an active driver's license and excellent driving record