KDAF-TV, a Tribune Media station, has an opening for an MMJ for NewsFix, an anchorless newscast in Dallas, Texas.
NewsFix has a unique tone and POV. Our writing style, combined with unique graphic and audio treatments, make our stories memorable.
The MMJ must be a unique storyteller with the ability to make the audience feel, learn and want to come back for more.
This is not an on-air position. There may be an occasional on-air opportunity, but we have narrators for our stories and we don’t send you out on live shots.
You must have experience as an MMJ for a daily newscast on a commercial TV station.
If you love finding stories and telling them creatively, but you don’t care about being on TV, you’ll love this job.
90% - Shoot, edit, write and produce news stories for TV & digital packages.
5% - Develop Story ideas and pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings.
5% - Perform other duties as assigned
Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
2+ years’ experience creating content and/or working in a newsroom
Experience with Final Cut Pro, Sony EX3, & DSLR cameras
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 have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States.
KDAF is an Equal Opportunity Employer