ViacomCBS REPORTER - FULLTIME in Miami, Florida
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time
JOB LOCATION: Miami, FL
CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).
WFOR-CBS Miami, the CBS owned and operated television station in Miami, has an immediate opening for on-air reporter. Gather, write, produce and present news stories in a clear concise and easy to understand way, along with multiple live shots on any given shift. Write active news copy, while telling creative people stories. Must be able to develop sources and break stories. Perform other duties as assigned by the News Director.
Four-year college degree or equivalent experience along with at least four years reporting experience required. Strong news judgment, organizational skills, computer proficiency, keen sense of logistics, a clear and concise speaking voice, and the ability to work well under pressure and deadlines. Must be able to report live under breaking news conditions. All reporters should be familiar with the use of social media and the role it plays in newsgathering. All reporters are required to write and file stores for our website. Excellent editorial judgment and mastery of journalistic ethics and libel law. Bilingual Spanish/English a plus.
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