10 hours

Multi-Platform Journalist

Tribune Company
Grand Rapids, MI
  • Job Code
Careers Center | Multi-Platform Journalist
  • Multi-Platform Journalist

    Location US-MI-Grand Rapids
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(8/1/2018 7:26 PM)
    Job ID
    News Operations
  • Overview

    We are FOX 17 News, a Tribune station in West Michigan, and we are looking for our next Multi-Platform Journalist. This is an entry level position that requires a basic understanding of newsgathering process. The ideal candidate will have experience shooting, editing, reporting and producing content for multiple platforms. The next FOX 17 Multi-Platform Journalist must be a great storyteller and have a strong desire to break news for broadcast, digital and social media. Functions of this job will include photojournalist, reporter and producer. online and include a link to your reel in your resume at www.tribunemedia.com. EOE


    The Multi-Platform Journalist enterprises and generates daily news stories for live broadcast, station website(s) and all current and future media platforms. In addition, the Multi-Media Journalist:


    • Shoots, edits and operates live equipment
    • Reports live for FOX 17 broadcasts, websites and social media platforms
    • Actively engaged on all social media platforms
    • Establish story contacts and sources


    ·   Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

    ·   Ability to meet deadlines.

    ·   Ability to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends and holidays.

    ·   Ability to shoot and edit with speed, efficiency and creativity in a newsroom or field environment.

    ·   Ability to produce high quality news stories across all content platforms.

    ·   Must have a valid Driver's License and a clean driving record.

    ·   Non-linear editing experience pred.


    Please online: http://www.tribunemedia.com/careers/. 


    WXMI Fox 17/Tribune Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.

    Company Info

    Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com.


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