Job ID 2018-48639
Reports To: VP, News & Content
KTVI/ KPLR-TV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an MMJ / Photographer to work in St. Louis, MO. Must have an engaging on-air personality and the ability to make the audience feel, learn and want to come back for more. This position will contribute to the content gathering of information for FOX2 and KPLR News, the station websites and social media.
Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community. Develop Story ideas a pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings.
Shoot, edit, write and produce news stories including vos, vo/sots, packages and live shots. Cover breaking news with a sense of urgency.
Produce content for Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites.
Perform other duties as assigned
Bachelors degree preferred; equivalent experience required
1+ years MMJ experience
Demonstrated ability to deliver compelling and promotable stories
Strong organizational skills
Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
Must be willing to submit to a background check
Must possess a valid state driver's license and have an excellent driving record.
Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States
Equal Employment Opportunity