Multimedia Journalist

WCPT 820, Optional Remote, Telecommute

Date Posted March 30, 2021
Industry Digital Media
Specialty Politics
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified


Job Description: General Assignment Reporter/Multimedia Journalist

Chicago’s Progressive Talk Radio, WCPT 820 AM, is expanding and has an opening for a full-time general assignment reporter to write and produce thoughtful and compelling news stories. The reporter will cover a variety of issues and topics including city government; local, state, and federal elections; and politics and breaking news from the Heartland states.

The ideal candidate will:

Candidates should thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment. They should have a:

To apply, please email Candidates should submit a resume and 2-3 writing samples. Any multimedia package or live on-air examples are a plus. Preference for a degree in journalism, communications, or equivalent experience.

We offer a competitive salary, benefits, and opportunities for advancement.

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