Multimedia Journalist

Company: Quincy Media
Location: Quincy, IL
Job Type: Full Time

WGEM-TV, the dominant NBC affiliate in Quincy, Illinois, has an opportunity for an On-Air Multimedia Journalist.

You’ll be coached and challenged every day to achieve your full potential, while working in a brand new digital newsroom. See photos here: http://wgem.com/1022-22/

You will shoot, write and edit content for our digital and broadcast platforms. During newscasts, you will be teamed with a photojournalist for active LIVE storytelling.

WGEM News is a recipient of multiple regional Emmys® and regional and national Edward R. Murrow Awards. The newsroom has also been recognized for journalistic excellence time and again by broadcasting organizations in Illinois, Missouri, and Iowa.

Send a link to your reporting reel, resume and references to:

Chad Mahoney

WGEM News Director

cmahoney@wgem.com

WGEM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Experience:
Applicants must have a degree in journalism and on air television experience.

Requirements:
The successful candidate will have proven skills to develop sources, work a beat and own the lead story every day.

This position requires on-camera reporting, anchoring, photojournalism and non-linear editing skills.

Additional Information:
WGEM is part of Quincy; a family owned Media Company operating 20 television stations, 2 radio stations and 2 newspapers in 7 states and a variety of market sizes. This means immediate internal opportunities for professional growth. Visit www.careersatquincy.com to find out more about our progressive company.

Contact:
Email your resume, references and a link to your work to cmahoney@wgem.com or mail to Chad Mahoney, News Director, WGEM, 513 Hampshire, Quincy, IL 62301