We are looking for a digitally-minded, strong journalist, great communicator and a positive leader inside and outside the newsroom. You will report as a one-man band five days a week. You will break stories on digital first and throughout the day in the Pine Belt.
*Pitch and cover enterprise stories.
*Cover beats by county. This includes breaking, spot, political, medical, educational and consumer news.
*Turn more than one story a day.
*Responsible for TSRs (Targeted Special Reports) when assigned.
*Cover live events on your beat and throughout the Pine Belt.
*Work a flexible schedule but not limited to overtime, holidays and weekends.
*Come prepared to cover assignments everyday.
Possess a four-year college degree in Journalism. Must be able to meet deadlines and work under pressure to provide award winning coverage to our viewers. Experience with ENPS & Edius are a plus. Drug screen and MVR check required.
Qualified applicants, please apply online and attach your resume. You must include a link to samples of your on-air work. Drug screen and MVR check required. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
Applications for employment are now submitted electronically. If you are interested in applying, please visit https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings.
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