MMJ

January 16, 2020 by Comments Off on MMJ

KOLD-TV / CBS

JOB SUMMARY
KOLD in Tucson, AZ has an opening for a Multimedia Journalist. We’re looking for someone who embraces all aspects of the storytelling process – enterprising, shooting, writing, editing, and presenting on camera. Our crew assignments vary based on the story, so our MMJs must be equally comfortable working with a photographer or alone.

Digital storytelling is a key component of our MMJ duties, so candidates must be skilled in using digital and social tools to enhance stories, gather information, and engage with the audience.

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES
– Develop and pitch unique enterprise stories daily
– Shoot, write, edit and present compelling stories, either solo or in collaboration with a photographer
– Write and post stories for all digital platforms
– Participate in daily editorial decisions and long-term strategic newscast initiatives
– Computer knowledge including newsroom software (ENPS), Microsoft applications (Excel) and newsroom editing (Edius)
– Demonstrate strong editorial judgment while following journalistic ethics and libel laws
– Ability to maintain professional and ethical conduct at the station and in the community
– Ability to maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving in a collaborative manner with co-workers, supervisors, and viewers
– Flexibility to work varied shifts when necessary, including overnights and weekends
– Perform other duties as assigned

Requirements
College degree in journalism or related field required or equivalent professional experience.
Pre-employment drug screen and MVR check required.

To apply for this job please visit gray.tv.