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The Multimedia Journalist Reporter produces, reports, shoots, writes, voices, edits and feeds news production content for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging and meaningful to news consumers.
WLNS-TV, the CBS affiliate in Lansing, Michigan, seeks a digital savvy storyteller, shooter, and editor who wants to produce great content. We’re looking for someone to report these stories on www.wlns.com.
We want someone who works well independently, has good critical thinking skills, and who isn’t content sit and wait for a public information officer to call you back. We want someone with strong writing and live skills, who can tell stories in a clear and compelling way, and who understands that way isn't always a straight package. Because the work will appear on our digital platforms, there’s no time limit, either. Stories don’t have to fit in a 1:30 box.
A degree in journalism or related field is required. So is shooting, editing, newsroom experience, and the ability to work well with others.
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.