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Reporter

Job ID: 5019389

SalaryApproximate Hours Per Week
TBD
EmployerDate Posted
WLKY TV
Louisville, Kentucky United States
Jan 23, 2018
Position TypeApplications Accepted Until
Full-timeFeb 21, 2018
Description

WLKY is looking for a dynamic, energetic morning reporter who has the ability to
generate story ideas, write to video, and do compelling live shots. We are
looking for a take-charge reporter who hits the ground running every day. The
successful candidate loves breaking news and is highly competitive. In
addition to credibility and personality; we're looking for a reporter who
thrives on being in the field and covering breaking news - a versatile,
enterprising self-starter who is fast, efficient, works well under tight
deadlines, can develop sources, and has excellent live reporting skills.


Job Responsibilities:


- Multiple live reports during morning newscast  


- Gathering and delivering content for all WLKY platforms - broadcast, digital, social


- Strong writing skills, excellent live presentation


- Building a network of news sources in order to generate stories


-  Contributing pictures, video and text updates to mobile platforms consistently throughout your shift


- Can juggle multiple stories and projects at once, demonstrates exceptional time-management skills by meeting all deadlines under extraordinary pressure.


- Unwavering journalistic integrity and ethical standards


Qualifications
EDUCATION
- Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent proven work experience.
- Equivalent military training from Defense Information School (DINFOS) and associated experience will be considered.
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIREMENTS
- Strong writing and storytelling skills
- Ability to operate mobile transmission devices and use latest technology
- Can work in all weather conditions and carry up to 50 pounds
- Has a valid driver's license, can drive large vehicles over long distances, and a clear driving record
- Ability to work varied shifts, including overnights and weekends
- Can deal with the stresses and pressures of time-sensitive newscast production
EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
- Past reporting experience(2-5 years) required
- Demonstrated ability to enterprise and uncover
- Your demo reel should be indicative of your everyday work
- Related military experience will be considered

How to Apply
Please visit http://careers.hearsttelevision.com/ to apply


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