Status: Full-time position
Location: Raleigh, NC
Deadline Date: 1/31/13
Job Summary: NBC 17 in Raleigh is looking for a dynamic storyteller who excels at enterprise reporting, commands extended live breaking news coverage and lives to own the lead story. Must be a strong writer who is able to deliver outstanding content on multiple platforms everyday. This is an opportunity to be a part of a smart, engaging team in one of the country's best places to live. The reporter should have a polished live presentation, strong storytelling skills and some experience on the anchor desk.
Qualifications: The right candidate is a self-starter who will come to story meetings with lead story ideas and knows how to work "beats." This is includes the ability to develop strong relationships with contacts that would lead to unique, hyper- local stories.
Candidates for this position MUST be strong writers and have the ability to operate digital video cameras and use non-linear editing equipment and software.
Duties: You will be responsible for all broadcast and web content and social media networking. . The successful candidate must be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
The Job ID for this position is NCN-000309
If you have a college degree in journalism or a similar field; three years reporting experience; want to live in one of the Nation's Best Places, and have a passion for providing journalistically sound and compelling news coverage, then send your resume, cover letter, and demo reel (or the link to your reel) to: WNCN-TV; Attn: Human Resources, 1205 Front Street, Raleigh, NC 27609 and apply for this position online at www.mediageneral.com. Background checks and Drug screen required.