Category:
Media – Journalism – Newspaper
Position/Title:
Multimedia Journalist (MMJ)
Details:
WPMI/WJTC has an exciting opportunity for a Multimedia Journalist (MMJ)!
Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
12/2/2020
Closing Date:
1/31/2021
City:
Mobile
State:
Alabama
Requirements:
WPMI/WJTC is looking for an Multi-Media Journalist. This person will also front live breaking news upates during our two hour morning newscats.Your responsibilities as an MMJ will include reporting, shooting and editing news stories, enterprising story ideas, developing contacts, as well as other responsibilities as assigned. You will be expected to produce daily content on a variety of platforms including the internet, social networking sites and mobile phones, in addition to television. Your responsibilities as a morning breaking news reporter include following our new, now, next model of identifying breaking local, regional, national and international news. The successful candidate must be able to react quickly in breaking news situations, be a social media pro and have exemplary adlibbing skills.

Skills and Experience:

  • Sharp news judgment
  • The ability to tell an NPPA style story
  • Excellent technical skills
  • The ability to work well independently
  • Must have and maintain a valid license and a good driving record

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 2 years reporting experience is required
  • Experience with live shots is required
  • Experience with Live-U is a plus

While applying online, please include a link to your online demo reel

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug-Free Workplace!

About Us

Make your mark in Media with Sinclair Broadcast Group, a diversified media company dedicated to connecting people with content everywhere! We have consistently led the broadcast industry since our inception, and now Sinclair owns the largest regional sports network business and one of the largest television broadcast portfolios in the country. Also, we have affiliations with all of the major broadcast networks, our own Tennis Channel, and several multicast networks including TBD and Comet. Our content is distributed over-the-air, on multi-video providers, and through our industry-leading digital media platforms. We also recently launched a free TV streaming service called STIRR. Our success is the direct result of our extraordinary employees and management team who believe in our vision and are dedicated to ensuring a great future for our employees. We are advancing the world of Media and want YOU to join our winning team!

About the Team

The life-blood of our organization is our people. We have a compelling story, a goal-oriented culture, and we take really good care of people. How good? Here is a glimpse: great benefits, open-door policy, upward mobility and a strong desire to see you succeed. Ready to be part of a winning team? Let’s talk.

Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group
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