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Multiskilled Journalist

  • Full Time
  • Jacksonville, FL
  • Minimum Education Required: N/A
  • Minimum Experience Required: 0-3 Years

Website First Coast News

  • Develop story ideas, write, shoot and edit news stories for on-air broadcasting.
  • Write in an exciting, captivating and authentic manner.
  • Use the latest editing and photography tools to tell great stories.
  • Develop original content through social listening and independent sources.
  • Deliver on-air news events in an engaging, exciting, and accurate manner.
  • Interview news subjects and research for facts and credibility.
  • Develop news sources for general assignment and special areas of interest.
  • Produce news stories that are unique and captivating.
  • Operate news gathering vehicle to and from various locations.
  • Write and post daily on all digital platforms including social media.
  • Enterprise news stories.
  • Shoot, write and edit packaged reports.
  • Write for the web, including attaching images and streaming video.
  • Use creative production techniques such as graphics and new forms of media (viewer pictures, webcam interviews, etc.) to enhance stories.
  • Transmit and present exciting live reports with current technology.
  • Perform other tasks as required by supervisor or executive producer.

Application Instructions:
<ul> <li>BA/BS in journalism, communications or related field</li> <li>1-2 years of experience preferred Bilingual, (English & Spanish) speaking preferred</li> <li>Experience in photojournalism, editing, and content management systems</li> <li>Understanding of the tenants of professional journalism</li> <li>A portfolio with examples of strong breaking news reporting</li> <li>Ability to generate creative, engaging, content-driven live shots</li> <li>Strong social media skills, including an active news hound presence on Twitter and Facebook</li> <li>Knowledge of ENPS, Edius and Axis graphics a plus</li> <li>Organizational skills and the ability to work under constant time pressure deadlines</li> <li>Ability to calmly handle live, breaking news situations and changing events</li> </ul>    

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Listing Expires: December 10, 2021
Major(s): Journalism, Media Production, Management, and Technology