Rutland, VT: WCAX-TV is looking for a multi-media journalist to lead our news and sports coverage in central and southern Vermont. This job is a great opportunity for entry-level sports reporting and anchoring.
Live Event / On Location Services
Nov 16, 2023
WCAX-TV is looking for a multi-media journalist to lead our news and sports coverage in central and southern Vermont. This job is a great opportunity for entry-level sports reporting and anchoring.
Duties/Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
• Reporting, shooting, writing, and editing original news and sports stories
• Shooting sports highlights
• Regular live presentation in the field or bureau with a compelling, easy-to-understand delivery
• Fill-in sports anchoring
• Bachelor's Degree in journalism or related field.
• Excellent communication skills, with the ability to develop contacts.
• Ability to react quickly and aggressively to breaking news.
• Ability to multi-task efficiently and handle high-pressure situations on a consistent basis.
• Strong interpersonal skills and ability to contribute within a strong team environment.
• Familiarity with latest social media trends and products.
• Ability to shoot and edit video.
• Willingness to work long hours and overtime when necessary.
- Bachelors or better in Journalism or related field.
- Newsroom and on-screen experience
Licenses & Certifications