|Date Posted||January 06, 2022|
|Required Education||Bachelor's Degree|
POSITION: Business/Economic Development Reporter/Producer
DIVISION: News (radio, television, print/web)
REPORTS TO: WXXI News Director (with dotted lines to CITY editor and executive editor)
CLASSIFICATION: Full Time/Exempt
The business and economic development reporter/producer is a multimedia journalist with solid entrepreneurial reporting skills who can produce balanced and engaging content on issues of importance to the Rochester community for all platforms -- audio, print, web and television.
This writer should be able to break news, cultivate a deep network of sources, and be as adept at covering spot news as crafting long-form pieces that explore angles beyond the headline of the week. This is not an entry-level reporting position.
This person also contributes to citizen engagement efforts and social media.
$50,000 to $65,000, commensurate with experience. Competitive benefits package, including medical insurance and vacation/sick pay.
WXXI is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. This policy expressly prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, creed, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, genetic predisposition, gender identity or expression, carrier status, domestic violence victim status, veteran status or status as a member of any other protected group or activity.