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WVUE is the FOX affiliate in New Orleans, LA., the nations 50th largest market (Nielsen 2019).
WVUE-FOX 8 News is seeking a full-time MMJ/Reporter to join our award winning news team. Candidate must be a self-starting, strong, aggressive journalist who is a positive leader inside and outside the newsroom. The candidate must be able to work in a highly functioning, experienced, talented newsroom.
GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES –MMJ/Reporter will be responsible for live shots, writing and posting multiple stories daily for broadcast as well as all of FOX 8’s multimedia platforms under tight deadlines. –Must also be strong at managing breaking news and severe weather coverage, and be able to make sound split-second decisions during live broadcasts. –Must have excellent video news gathering, writing and editing skills, as well as strong analytical and problem solving skills –Strong skills in posting to the web, working with social media, and gathering user generated content –Knowledge of ENPS preferred. –Must display competence in videography and video editing –Responsible for maintaining assigned gear and driving a company vehicle
Requirements:–Minimum of 3 years of television experience –Flexible work hours required, must be willing and able to work a variety of shifts including but not limited to: mornings, afternoons, evenings, late nights, holidays, weekends and possible overtime hours –Willing to work in New Orleans, LA –If you want to be a part of an award winning aggressive newsroom that makes a difference in their community, apply online and attach resume and links to your work. Pre-employment drug test required. Please apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings and attach resume.
Additional Info:Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.
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