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WJMN-TV, the CBS affiliate in Marquette, MI is looking for a dynamic Multi-media Journalist to join the Local 3 news team. Responsibilities include researching, writing, and presenting news content for both broadcast and web.
The ideal candidate will be proficient in all aspects of the news gathering process: story generation and research, interviewing, shooting, writing, and editing of news content for various newscasts.
Candidates must be familiar with broadcast style writing and contemporary field production techniques and must be skilled at delivering scripts/stories/newscasts on camera, both in the studio and in the field; must be able to work under pressure and satisfactorily complete work by specific deadlines.
Knowledge of AVID iNews computer system, AVID Newscutter editing equipment and experience writing and posting web content is preferred.
In addition to assigned schedule, this position may require occasional weekends assignments as well as "on call" status as determined by management.
Requirements & Skills:
Physical Demands & Work Environment:
The Multimedia Journalist Reporter must be able to sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work near others, work outdoors occasionally in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions. In addition, the Multimedia Journalist Reporter must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 25 pounds, and be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls. Repetitive movements are required. Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.