Multimedia Journalist

Company: WGEM TV
Company Website
Location: Quincy, IL
Full Time

Details:
WGEM-TV, the dominant NBC affiliate in Quincy, Illinois, and winner of the 2021 Best Newscast in Missouri and Iowa, 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.

Come join our dynamic team, go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on “apply now”

Additional Info:
Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

As a condition of employment, Gray Television will require that newly hired employees, whether part-time or full-time, be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by the first workday to the extent permitted by applicable law unless you qualify for a medical or religious accommodation.

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.

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

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