Reporter- CBS11 DallasApply
KTVT-TV is looking for an enterprising general assignment reporter. The ideal candidate must be strong at enterprising stories, cultivating sources, be creative and dynamic with standups and live shots, and have a strong knowledge of how to incorporate social media and new technology into their stories.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, covering news events, writing stories for newscasts and station website; researching information for accuracy, generating enterprising and relevant story ideas and following through the production and report of the same; reporting live from various locations and gathering sound for stories as needed; presenting well-documented stories in an interesting manner while maintaining a high degree of professionalism and accuracy. Sometimes covering stories under difficult work/weather conditions, doing whatever is necessary (within ethical guidelines) to obtain the story.
All candidates must be engaged digitally; utilizing multi-platform content distribution and display strong social media skills.
Four years’ experience as a television reporter in a medium-to-large market preferred; journalism or allied degree preferred.
For consideration, you must apply online at http://dfw.cbslocal.com/jobs/ . Please attach your resume, cover letter along with a link to your work or you can send a DVD copy of your reel to:
Mike Garber, VP & News Director
5233 Bridge Street
Fort Worth, Texas 76103