Memphis is one of the busiest markets you’ll find anywhere. That’s why our producers won’t accept yesterday’s leftovers, but seek out today’s news. Severe weather. Breaking news. Those phrases get our blood pumping. If you’re on a mission to create an exciting show every day, a show that never gets put to bed, WREG may just be the shop for you.
You’ll work hard at WREG, so you’ve got to be able to keep up. Getting the facts right must be your highest priority. Producing at our shop includes story showcasing and writing, as well as posting stories online and on social media. You’ve got be a self-motivator, a strong writer and an ace at spelling and grammar.
We want the passionate, the producers who bring it every single day and take no prisoners.
Strong writer, organizer, coordinator, speller and grammarian. Strong producing skills to develop write and organize the news for a logical and well paced newscasts. Experience in news reporting and gathering. Management skills to guide, schedule and coordinate work of reporters and photographers. Have a valid state driver’s license (or be able to get one).
A journalism degree or equivalent is preferred and/or two to three years of work experience.
Dexterity to operate buttons and switches on keyboard. Ability to lift up to 10 pounds of book, videotape, media, etc. Ability to drive news vehicles.
Interested parties should apply to the position AND submit links, resume and references to Bruce Moore, News Director, WREG-TV, 803 Channel 3 Ave., Memphis, TN 38103, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls!