Title: Reporter
Department: News

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Enterprise, research, investigate, write, produce and present dynamic content with for WCCO-TV, CBSN Minnesota and WCCO.com.
  • Think General Assignment with an investigative edge tracking down answers to key questions, and offering context and perspective.
  • Must be able to creatively explain key takeaways and data discoveries.
  • Must appreciate the appetite of our digital audience, meeting deadlines whenever news happens and talking to viewers wherever they are consuming.
  • Collaborate effectively with colleagues in News, Digital, Legal, Promotion, Production and Engineering on daily assignments and special projects.
  • Perform high-energy, engaging live shots with a high-degree of professionalism and accuracy.
  • Meet all news production deadlines for all platforms.
  • Engage on multiple social media levels to develop, vet and deliver content.
  • Be a champion for our community and connect with locals by representing the station at events.

 REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • At least 5 years’ experience in a medium market; prefer some investigative or consumer investigative reporting.
  • Must love characters and experiential storytelling.
  • Must be results oriented, curious, creative and committed to collaboration
  • Must have strong organizational and communication skills
  • Must be available to work for all shifts, including mornings and weekends
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • College degree in journalism or related field.
  • At least 3 years reporting in commercial television.
  • Enthusiasm for Minnesota weather and meteorology a plus.

ONLY ONLINE APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED
Click here to apply online.

(NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE)

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