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2018-02-162018-03-17
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    2018-47012
Careers Center | Reporter/MMJ

Reporter/MMJ

Location US-CO-Denver
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2/5/2018 4:58 PM)
Job ID
2018-47012
Category
News Operations

Overview

Position Summary

KDVR/FOX31 Denver and KWGN/Colorado’s Own Channel 2 are looking for an experienced MMJ/reporter to join our team.

 

We want someone who fights for the lead story, brings great story ideas to the meetings, cultivates sources, and wins the story each day on ALL platforms.  

 

You must have strong storytelling skills and an energetic/creative delivery. We are looking for someone who is enterprising and passionate about news.

 

Ideal candidate should handle breaking news and live shots with ease, be able to multitask on all platforms, while also being able to dig deep into a variety of topics for compelling, promotable reports with high production value.

 

MMJ experience is required. College degree and a minimum of five years television news reporting experience pred; must be a team player who can multi-task under deadline pressure and work a flexible schedule.

Responsibilities

  • Pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings
  • Develop and execute enterprise content on a consistent basis
  • Cover breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community
  • Produce content for Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and our website
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • College degree in Journalism/Communications/Broadcasting pred; equivalent experience required
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience as a journalist (at least 2 of those years should be as an MMJ)
  • Must be able to work with a high degree of accuracy and have the ability to solve problems quickly
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including nights, holidays, weekends & ON CALL shifts
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task

Equal Opportunity Employer

ABOUT TRIBUNE MEDIA: Tribune Media Company is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, available in 72 million households, Tribune Studios, and Tribune Digital Ventures, including the websites Zap2it and TVByTheNumbers. Tribune Media also includes Chicago’s WGN-AM, the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds other strategic investments in media. For more information please visit www.tribunemedia.com.

Company Info

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com.

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Tribune Media is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of 42 owned or operated broadcast stations, national entertainment network WGN America, Tribune Studios, Gracenote, WGN-Radio and a significant number of iconic real estate properties and strategic investments.

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