TITLE: General Assignment Reporter/Multi Media Journalist

HOURS: Full Time

REPORTS TO: News Director

 

KAPP/KVEW TV, Your Local ABC in the Yakima/Tri Cities market of Washington State is looking for a General Assignment Reporter/Multi-Media Journalist for an opening in our KAPP newsroom in Yakima, WA. If you are a true story teller who does not rely on press releases or officials for the news, then this job is for you! It is truly one of those jobs that will be what you make of it. WE are looking only for motivated individuals with a work ethic who are not afraid to hustle. In this job you will do it all from shooting to writing to editing and learn more that you ever have before. Social media skills are a must as well – show us you have what it takes to create and keep an online following. Are you ready for a challenge?

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

Enterprise viable and compelling stories for newscasts and website

Shoot, edit and report on deadline

Post updates on stories to social media/web platforms throughout the day

Work independently

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Good editorial judgment

4 year degree with emphasis on journalism preferred

Social media skills

Valid driver’s license, with acceptable driving record

Computer literacy (including newsroom computer systems)

Ability to lift and carry 15 pounds

 

CLOSING DATE: Applications will be accepted until filled

 

HOW TO APPLY: Send job application (found on www.kvewtv.com/about/employment), resume and non-returnable tapes/links to hr@kapptv.com

 

Or mail to:

 

Human Resources

KAPP/KVEW TV

P. O. Box 1749

Yakima, WA 98907

 

*PLEASE SPECIFY “KVEW General Assignment Reporter/Multi Media Journalist” POSITION AND REFERRAL SOURCE IN YOUR COVER LETTER

 

*NO TELEPHONE CALLS PLEASE

 

KAPP/KVEW IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Posting – 4/26/2016

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