Posted on 2017-09-01
By SC Broadcasters Association
WLTX, the CBS affiliate in Columbia, SC, is looking for a News Anchor/Multi-Skilled Journalist who knows the art of storytelling and will excel in this digital age of journalism. We want journalists who can create unique and shareable stories for all platforms through memorable writing, photography and editing. They need to be able to shoot, write, edit, and produce with the mindset that we are a ‘digital-first’ newsroom.
In this role, you will:
Develop story ideas, write, shoot and edit enterprise content
Write in an exciting, captivating and authentic manner.
Use the latest editing and photography tools to tell great stories.
Develop original content through social listening and independent sources.
Deliver on-air news events in an engaging, exciting, and accurate manner.
Interview news subjects and research for facts and credibility.
Develop news sources for general assignment and special areas of interest.
Operate news gathering vehicle to and from various locations.
Write and post daily on all digital platforms including social media.
Enterprise news stories.
Perform other tasks as required by supervisor or executive producer.
BA/BS in journalism, communications or related field
At least 2 years of experience preferred
A portfolio with examples of strong breaking news reporting, and storytelling
Strong social media skills, including an active news hound presence on Twitter and Facebook
HOW TO APPLY:
Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer