General Assignment Reporter


WJZ-TV has an immediate opening for a General Assignment Reporter.

Req ID#: 32298
Job Title: General Assignment Reporter
Job Description/Requisition Details: Deliver reports for daily newscasts. Develop contacts, enterprise hard news stories, write and produce packages and respond well to breaking and spot news. Ensure balanced and ethical presentation of the news. Must possess strong writing, producing and reporting skills. Candidates must be able to enterprise unique content. Must meet deadlines. Must have excellent news judgment, good written, verbal and personal communication skills. Must be a strong team player. Prepare content for station website as needed. Need strong sense of current events, including local news and national news. Required to generate content for web and use social media like Twitter to promote stories.

Familiar with iNews computer system.

Qualifications: Required: Applicants should have significant experience in general assignment reporting. Live television experience is a must. Should be reporting for at least two to three years in a medium sized market.

Preferred: College degree

Please have interested candidates visit our web site at to apply.

Consistent with our equal opportunity program, we request that you advise us of any candidate, including disabled persons, minorities or women, you believe may be qualified for this position and advise interested parties to apply as indicated.

WJZ-TV is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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