Gray Television, Inc. is a television broadcast company headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia whose primary mission is to provide quality news and entertainment services to the local markets in which the Company operates. Gray Television, Inc. owns and operates television stations and leading digital assets in markets throughout the United States.
WIFR-TV is owned by Gray Television, Inc. and is a CBS affiliate. We are located in beautiful Northern Illinois with Chicago, Madison, and Milwaukee in our backyard. The Rockford market is an excellent choice for individuals interested in gaining broadcasting experience as well as those looking to make this area their home. Rockford – Small Town Charm with Big City Convenience!
POSITION: Multimedia Journalist
This multimedia position requires reporting, editing, web, and social media skills. Initiative to enterprise and develop stories mandatory. Need someone who knows how to use video to tell a story. Demo reel should demonstrate ability to shoot, edit and write to video. Strong on-air delivery is important…you must be able to sell yourself and your story!
Anchor/producing opportunities could be possible in the future.
You will be trained to operate the live mobile backpacks.
Responsibilities also include extensive use of social media. You will be responsible for participation and contribution to several platforms.
Great chance to work with a team of solid, veteran anchors. Chicago, Madison, and Milwaukee in our backyard.
HOURS: To be determined. (INCLUDES HOLIDAYS AND POSSIBLE WEEKENDS.)
EXPERIENCE: College degree and previous TV news experience preferred. Must exhibit good news judgment, have the ability to make quick and accurate decisions, have good communication skills, be able to work under deadline pressure.
Must possess a valid driver’s license and good driving record.
Please visit http://www.gray.tv/applynow for more information or to apply for this position.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Position is open until further notice.
GRAY TELEVISION, INC. IS A DRUG FREE WORKPLACE AND AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION BECAUSE OF AGE, RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, NATIONAL ORIGIN, DISABILITY, OR GENDER IS PROHIBITED.
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