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. Apply 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 preferred.
Please apply 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.