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WCIA-TV in Champaign, Illinois, is seeking a Digital Enterprise Reporter to focus exclusively on reporting for our local digital platforms. The Digital Enterprise Reporter should be passionate about local news, innovative, focused on the mobile user, confident on camera, and full of creativity and initiative. The ideal candidate will be a self-starting journalist that is well-versed in video journalism and web content creation and publishing using a never-evolving set of multimedia tools and platforms. This position will gather and present live and recorded video segments, online, on mobile, and on social media. These segments will be original stories that break news, dig deeper into details of breaking stories, and uncover and discover enterprise topics exclusive to our digital platform. He or she will have a strong understanding of how to effectively use social media to publicize stories and to connect with the audience.
Requirements & Skills:
Physical Demands & Work Environment:
The Enterprise Digital 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 in close proximity to others, work outdoors occasionally in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions. In addition, the Enterprise Digital 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.
If you are interested send resume, reel, and writing sample.
Richard Flesch | News Director
OFFICE: 217.356.8333| CELL: 217.552.2859 | DIRECT: 217.373.3651
WCIA 3 | WCIX 49 | WCIA.COM | 509 S. NEIL ST., CHAMPAIGN, IL 61820