||September 16, 2020
NTV News (KHGI/KFXL) is looking for a Multimedia Journalist to serve in a variety of ways. This is an opportunity to be a true backpack journalist. Your responsibilities as an MMJ will include reporting, shooting and editing news stories, enterprising story ideas, developing contacts, making beat calls, investigating and finding truly impactful stories in the city of Lincoln. This unique role will also require you to cover high school sports on Friday nights for our sports Extra program and the Nebraska Huskers! You will be expected to produce daily content on ALL platforms - Digital first and distinctive on each. You will be expected to turn multiple stories a day across all our platforms so if you're not up for this challenge, please don't apply. We have high expectations for this role.
Skills and Experience:
- Sharp news judgment
- The ability to tell an NPPA style story - great writing and great shooting/editing... a true visual storyteller.
- Excellent technical skills and troubleshooting skills
- The ability to work well independently and on a team.
- Fantastic people skills and a great personality are a must!
- Must have and maintain a valid license and a good driving record
Requirements and Qualifications:
- A minimum of 2 years reporting experience is required
- Experience with live shots is required
- Experience with Live-U, Avid editing and iNews is a plus
While applying online, please include a link to your online demo reel and three references... they will be checked!
NTV News and Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
Make your mark in journalism with NTV news, a Sinclair Broadcast Group station (SBG). SBG is a diversified media company dedicated to connecting people with content everywhere! We have consistently led the broadcast industry since our inception, and now Sinclair owns the largest regional sports network business and one of the largest television broadcast portfolios in the country. In addition, we have affiliations with all of the major broadcast networks, our own Tennis Channel, and several multicast networks including TBD and Comet. Our content is distributed over-the-air, on multi-video providers, and through our industry-leading digital media platforms. We also recently launched a free TV streaming service called STIRR. Our success is the direct result of our extraordinary employees and management team who believe in our vision and are dedicated to ensuring a great future for our employees. We are advancing the world of Media and want YOU to join our winning team!
About the Team
The life-blood of our organization is our people and teamwork is at our core of everything we do here. If you like to fly solo, calling all your own shots and doing everything your own way, you need not apply. We have a goal-oriented culture, and we take really good care of our team. How good? Here is a glimpse: positive culture, great benefits, open-door policy, upward mobility and a strong desire to help you succeed. Ready to be part of a winning team? Please apply now.
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