POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT – Re posted 10/24/2014
POSITION: General Assignment Reporter/Multi-Media Journalist
KAPP/KVEW TV Your Local ABC in the Yakima/Tri Cities market of Washington State is looking for General Assignment Reporter/Multi-Media Journalists for potential future openings in our newsrooms. If you are a true story teller who does not rely on press releases or officials for the news, then this job is for you! It is truly one of those jobs that will be what you make of it. We are looking only for motivated individuals with a work ethic who are not afraid to hustle. In this job you will do it all from shooting to writing to editing, and learn more than you ever have before. Social media skills are a must as well – show us you have what it takes to create and keep an online following. Ready for a challenge? If so, please send your non-returnable tapes/links and resume to:
Kevin Uretsky, News Director
Your Local ABC
601 N. Edison Street
Kennewick, Wa 99336
Responsibilities: Enterprise viable and compelling stories for newscasts and website, shoot/edit and report on deadline, post updates on stories to social media/web platforms throughout the day, work independently.
Minimum Requirements: Good editorial judgment, 4 year degree with emphasis on journalism preferred, computer literacy (including newsroom computer systems), ability to lift and carry 15 pounds, valid driver’s license with acceptable driving record.
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KAPP/KVEW TV IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER