NBC 4 (WCMH) of Columbus, an NBC affiliate of the Media General, Inc. , is looking for a Digital Journalist to join the newsroom team. A Digital Journalist is responsible for developing and nurturing local news contacts, developing unique stories, covering breaking news and following up on news stories.
A Digital Journalist develops the story, shoots, writes, and edit the story, and is responsible for its presentation on multiple meida platforms. The DJ must have a passion for advocacy on the part of the customer. It is critical that he/she be a highly motivated person well versed in the rules of journalism, capable of working in a self-directed environment and able to exercise a high level of creativity, innovation and enterprise when creating stories.
Qualified candidates will have a BA or BS from an accredited college or university, or with strong professional experience or skills. Must have 2-5 years experience working as a reporter or photojournalist for a local newspaper, television station, radio station or website or demonstrated expertise in an assigned subject or geographic area. Experience should include a demonstration of writing, shooting and editing skills or a clear propsensity to learn and acquire the necesssary skill and abilities.
To apply, please send resume to WCMH-TV Human Resources, 3165 Olentangy River Road, Columbus, Ohio 43202; email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or apply online at http://www.mediageneral.com/ .
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