General Assignment Reporter

Company: Meredith Corporation
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Location: St. Louis
Full Time

I. Job Summary | Major goals and objectives:
This is a general assignment reporter position that is responsible for enterprising, writing and live reporting stories on a daily basis. The role develops and writes stories to our viewers both on-air, web, digital, and social media. Reporters are expected to be proactive in proposing and developing their stories on a daily basis.

II. Essential Job Functions:
Weight % Accountabilities, Actions and Expected Measurable Results:
– 50% Enterprising, writing and reporting stories on a daily basis.
– 40% Develop and report stories both on-air, online and through other digital media.
– 10% Collaborate with news team to develop and create stories according to news management direction and station branding.

III. Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered:
Education:
Bachelor’s degree in journalism, broadcasting, or related, or equivalent work experience.
Experience:
Minimum three years related reporting experience for a broadcasting station.
Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Outstanding verbal, written, and reporting skills, plus I-news computer skills.
% Travel Required (Approximate):
30-50% mostly Local travel.

It is the policy of Meredith to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Meredith will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. Accommodation requests can be made by emailing Meredith.Human.Resources@meredith.com.

Meredith requires employees entering its workplaces or performing work offsite to verify and provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination. This is a condition of employment unless an applicant is eligible, under applicable law, for a medical or religious accommodation, or as otherwise required under applicable law.

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