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News Correspondent


Hialeah, FL
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title News Correspondent

Jobid 23768-366565

Location: Hialeah, FL, 33014, USA

Description **Job Number** 33285BR

**Job Title** News Correspondent

**Business Segment** Telemundo Enterprises

**Sub-Business** TLMD News

**Posting Category** TV Content & Production

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law.

**Career Level** Experienced

**Country** United States

**State/Province** Florida

**City** Hialeah


The Network News Correspondent will be responsible for presenting story ideas from the region that are of interest to Hispanics.

• Report (research, write, produce, present) fair and accurate stories as assigned daily to air on Network News program

• Gathering and verify news information and preparing for presentation on air

• Actively participate in daily editorial meetings with story pitches of interest to our viewers

• Develop and maintain contacts with community, political leaders and activists and key figures

• Develop enterprise and exclusive content

• Collaborate with producers, managers and photographers to conceptualize, write and produce stories

• Generate a wide variety of story ideas, research and set up the content and interviews

• Gather and verify information through interviews, observation and research

• Communicate with news producers, assignment editors and managers regarding story development, progress in the field and/or breaking news stories

• Incorporate social media intro the reporting routine

• Stay informed regarding current events on a national, international and regional level

• Works under the direct supervision of the Executive Producer and is responsible for completing any other tasks as assigned by supervisor


• Minimum of 5 years’ experience as a television reporter

• Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism or related field

• BI-lingual (English/Spanish) required both written and verbal

• Able to present stories on air in a professional manner during pre-packaged reports and live interviews

• Demonstrated ability to solve problems, prioritize decisions, and successfully manage multiple assignments concurrently in a high pressure, breaking news environment

• Excellent writing skills, able to write clear, concise, compelling, conversational and accurate copy

• Must work with strict deadlines

• Must be able to work a flexible schedule: overtime, weekends, holidays, breaking news scenarios

• Must be able to travel throughout the Texas region, US and Latin America as needed, at times with short notice

• Effective self-starter with the proven ability to generate and produce news stories and enterprise stories

• Experience being actively engaged in editorial processes and meetings

• Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through to be considered

• Must be willing to work in location listed in this posting

• Must have a valid driver’s license

• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

**Desired Characteristics**

• A basic understanding of desktop computers and ability to learn systems as implemented

• Strong understanding of editorial judgment and journalistic ethics

• Creative and highly organized

• Strong interpersonal skills

• Detail oriented

• Knowledge of non-linear editing and shooting workflow

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Clickto view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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