WBBJ/ABC and CBS, 7 Eyewitness News, West Tennessee`s News Channel is looking for a Multimedia Journalist to aggressively cover
news on all platforms-broadcast, online, and mobile.
WBBJ, located between Nashville and Memphis, is the dominant regional news operation in the West Tennessee market.
The candidate must me an energetic newsperson and self-starter who will come to the table with story ideas every day. We are looking
for a candidate who is passionate about telling compelling stories,
through strong reporting, shooting video, use of natural sounds and
and solid writing skills. This position will include anchoring
determined and scheduled by the news director.
Required skills include reporting, live reporting, writing, producing and
updating stories for all platforms, including written and visual content.
Shooting and editing video on linear and non-linear editing systems.
Strong ad-lib and liveshot skills are a must, along with developing and
maintaining meaningful contacts. Position requires candidate to carry
camera equipment up to 40 lbs. Must possess a current valid driver`s
license and have physical ability to drive a vehicle.
A four year degree in broadcast journalism or related field is preferred.
Journalistic integrity and a strong work ethic are requirements.
Send your resume with references and video reel via web link or DVD to:
346 Muse Street
Jackson, TN 38301
Email is prefered. No phone calls, please