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NEWS REPORTER/PRODUCER - KCRG
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NEWS REPORTER/PRODUCER - KCRG

• Emerging Level
Skills: Writers Producers

Summary

KCRG-TV9 is seeking a reporter/producer to join the top-rated, legacy station covering Eastern Iowa. This position is great for someone with strong work ethic and the drive to grow their career in journalism. The position will regularly report on-air while also taking the lead of newscasts as a producer.

Category Journalist/Reporter  Producers 
Location Iowa
Time Period Full time
Start Date N/A

Job Description

About Gray Television:

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.

We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.

About KCRG:

KCRG-TV9 is the ABC affiliate based in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, with bureaus in Dubuque and Iowa City, covering all of Eastern Iowa. We are dedicated to investigative journalism, being a part of our community and sharing the stories of the people of Eastern Iowa. We produce 6 hours of newscasts everyday, produce 100 live events each year, and support a robust website and the largest social media audience in the market.

Job Summary/Description:

KCRG-TV9 is seeking a reporter/producer to join the top-rated, legacy station covering Eastern Iowa.

This position is great for someone with strong work ethic and the drive to grow their career in journalism. The position will regularly report on-air while also taking the lead of newscasts as a producer.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

- Find and develop news stories around information and events in the area.
- Creatively shoot, write and edit locally-produced news reports.
- Write and produce newscasts covering the top local and national headlines.
- Write and post stories and videos for the station digital platforms.
- Maintain high journalistic standards in line with station brand and goals.

Qualifications:

- Bachelor's degree or higher in Journalism, Mass Communications or related field or equivalent professional experience.
- Previous newsroom experience a plus.
- Previous on-air experience a plus.

◘ Interested applicants can apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings search for station call letters and attach your resume

Additional Info:

Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day, Evening
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