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Multi-Media Journalist

Tribune Company
Moline, IL
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Multi-Media Journalist in Moline, Illinois | Careers at IL-Moline;3003 Park 16th Street (WQAD)
  • Multi-Media Journalist

    Location US-IL-Moline
    Posted Date 3 months ago(6/6/2019 10:05 PM)
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  • Overview

    WQAD News 8, the Tribune owned affiliate in Moline, IL is seeking an experienced Multi-Media Journalist to join our news team. We are looking for a multi-tasker who can not only take on the role of MMJ but produce two days a week as well. The ideal candidate will have solid news judgment, strong reporting and producing skills and experience as a videographer and nonlinear editor along with the ability to tell memorable stories and ad lib with ease.


    If you are a serious, smart journalist who wants to work in an innovative environment, is driven and self-sufficient, now!


    • Shoot, edit, write and produce news stories including vo’s, vo/sot’s and packages
    • Cover breaking news with a sense of urgency
    • Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community
    • Produce content for Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites
    • Appear on camera as required for all platforms
    • Gather material on multiple stories per day – delivering content throughout the day on all platforms
    • Evaluate news leads and pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings; participate in the editorial process
    • Produce a newscast 2 days per week
    • Develop and execute enterprise content on a consistent basis
    • Perform other duties as assigned


    • Bachelor’s degree pred; equivalent experience required
    • 2+ years of MMJ experience
    • Proven track record delivering compelling and promotable stories
    • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
    • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills


    on-line at: http://www.tribunemedia.com/careers/ and search for Job ID #2019-49613


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    Posted: 2019-08-21 Expires: 2019-09-20

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