Multimedia Journalist (MMJ)

  • Job Reference: 255217459-2
  • Date Posted: 31 March 2021
  • Recruiter: Sinclair Broadcast Group
  • Location: Eureka, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Broadcasting
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Job DescriptionKAEF is looking for an Multimedia Journalist. Your responsibilities as an MMJ will include reporting, shooting and editing news stories, managing social media pages, writing articles for digital, enterprising story ideas, developing contacts, making community appearances on behalf of the station, as well as other responsibilities as assigned. You will be expected to produce daily content on a variety of platforms including the social media, web/digital, in addition to television. Skills and Experience: Sharp news judgment The ability to tell an AP Style story Excellent technical skills, experience with editing is a plus The ability to work well independently and take constructive feedback intended to enhance performance Must have and maintain a valid license and a good driving record Requirements and Qualifications: No reporting experience required, but previous internship at a TV station preferred Experience with live shots is a plus Experience with Live-U is a plus Experience with editing on AVID Media Composer is a plus While applying online, please include a link to your online demo reel. Applications without a reel will not be given further consideration. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace! About UsMake your mark in Media with Sinclair Broadcast Group, a diversified media company dedicated to connecting people with content everywhere! We have consistently led the broadcast industry since our inception, and now Sinclair owns the largest regional sports network business and one of the largest television broadcast portfolios in the country. In addition, we have affiliations with all of the major broadcast networks, own Tennis Channel, and several multicast networks including TBD and Comet. Our content is distributed over-the-air, on multi-video providers, and through our industry-leading digital media platforms. We also recently launched a free TV streaming service called STIRR. Our success is the direct result of our extraordinary employees and management team who believe in our vision and are dedicated to ensuring a great future for our employees. We are advancing the world of Media and want YOU to join our winning team! About the TeamThe life-blood of our organization is our people. We have a compelling story, a goal-oriented culture, and we take really good care of people. How good? Here is a glimpse: great benefits, open door policy, upward mobility and a strong desire to see you succeed. Ready to be part of a winning team? Let's talk.