- Multimedia Journalist, WTVF

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Multimedia Journalist, WTVF


WTVF, the CBS affiliate in Nashville, Tennessee, owned by The E.W. Scripps Company is looking for a Multimedia Journalist to join their award-winning station. The Multimedia Journalist will be responsible for researching, writing, capturing visual content and editing stories for multiple platforms.

Category Camera Operators  Journalist/Reporter  Live Event / On Location Services  Researcher  Social Media  Video Editor  Writers 
Location Greater Nashville Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Mar 24, 2023
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

  • Receive assignments or evaluate news leads and news tips to develop story ideas.
  • Gather and verify factual information regarding stories through interview, observation, and research.
  • Organize material and write stories according to editorial style of the station.
  • Shoot video and still photos to illustrate stories.
  • Edit, or assist in editing, videos for all multimedia platforms.
  • Appear on television in packaged reports.
  • Go live from the site of event or story.
  • Work cooperatively with photographer assigned to story, when one is assigned.
  • Assist news producer in preparing newscast.
  • Assist online staff in preparing stories for social media and website.
  • Report, write, capture quality visual content, edit, and produce stories for multiple digital platforms including social media.
  • Bachelor's degree in broadcast journalism or related degree or equivalent years of experience.
  • Minimum of two years of experience.
  • Computer literacy required, including newsroom computer systems.
  • Videography and non-linear editing experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of broadcast quality camera equipment.
  • Edit video on Final Cut Pro editing systems, or similar equipment.
  • Strong broadcast and AP-style writing skills.
  • Proficient at posting content to various websites.
  • Self-motivated and able to work in a fast-paced deadline-driven environment.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Valid driver's license and good driving record required. In addition, proof of insurance and liability coverage may be required.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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