News Reporter

WJCT Inc., Jacksonville, Florida

Date Posted April 22, 2021
Industry Radio Jobs
Specialty General Assignment
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified
Website https://www.wjct.org

Description:

This multiplatform reporter is responsible for covering general news in the Jacksonville area. The ideal candidate is adept at quickly filing short-form spots and cuts for newscasts, as well as reporting longer radio features. Must be an effective and imaginative storyteller with a keen sense of how to shape content to suit different audiences – on-air via local newscasts, live two-ways, feature stories, etc., and online via WJCT.org and on social media.

WJCT News is a national award-winning team that’s growing to cover more news and reach new audiences. Come report on a dynamic two-state region with quickly changing demographics, a complex political and social landscape, and significant environmental issues.

Key Responsibilities

What we are looking for in a candidate:

Preferred Skills and Experience

Education, License, or Certification

WJCT is a locally owned, operated, evolving, and forward-thinking organization that has been serving the First Coast since 1958. A joint licensee which uses its 5 unique TV channels, 4 radio channels, multiple digital platforms, and strong community outreach platforms to reach well over 1 million citizens in northeast Florida and southeast Georgia.

If you meet the stated qualifications and want to join our team oriented workplace please send a resume and cover letter stating position of interest and salary requirements to: jobs@wjct.org, fax: 904-358-6385, or mail to: WJCT HR, 100 Festival Park Avenue, Jacksonville, Florida 32202.

WJCT is an open access and equal opportunity employer M/F/H/V.  Our staff is working a voluntary remote schedule at this time but our expectation is that staff be fully onsite at a near-future date.

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