Multimedia Journalist

WVLT-TV, Local 8 News in Knoxville, TN has an exciting opportunity for a Multimedia Journalist (MMJ)
You will be expected to produce daily content on a variety of platforms including, live TV, internet, social networking sites and mobile.

Essential Responsibilities and Qualifications:

If you’re an MMJ who knows how to aggressively break and cover compelling news stories that our viewers care about – we want you on our team. You must be a dynamic reporter, pitch “enterprise” stories daily, be a great photographer and creative editor ; a storyteller with smart news judgment, excellent technical skills and the ability to work independently and with others, on deadline. A positive, can-do attitude and a desire to win are essential. Experience with live shots and breaking news coverage - mandatory. Ability to operate TVU preferred. Social media and web skills essential. A degree in journalism or related field and a minimum of two years reporting experience preferred. Must have a good driving record and pass a drug test.

Job descriptions are subject to change at the discretion of management

To apply for this position send your resume to hr@wvlt-tv.com or

WVLT-TV
Attention: Tony Bernhardt Jr.
6450 Papermill Drive
Knoxville, TN 37919

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