Reporter, WHBQ-TV

Location Memphis, Tennessee Job Number 161702 Brand Cox Media Group Northeast, LLC, d/b/a WHBQ-TV

Description

Reporter
WHBQ-TV is looking for a reporter who develops sources, enterprises stories and digs deeper to deliver news of value on all platforms.
The successful candidate will be:
-A strong writer.
-An active live reporter.
-A reporter who uncovers new information.
-A team player who can evolve based on feedback and research.
-Creative when it comes to telling stories and delivering live shots.
-Imaginative when it comes to telling stories.
-A digital natural who posts story updates to social media platforms as they develop stories.
-An innovator who can learn new technologies as they develop.
This is a prime opportunity to join the Cox Media Group’s newest team and the fastest growing news team in Memphis.  We are looking for a reporter who can make and impact from day one and grow their career within the company. 


Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

•Bachelor’s degree preferred or 1-3 years of professional television newscast experience.
•Valid driver’s license

Physical Requirements:

-The ability to carry 40lbs of broadcast equipment.

Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company that includes the national advertising rep firms of CoxReps. Additionally, CMG owns Cox Target Media, which operates Valpak, one of North America's leading direct marketing companies, and Savings.com, a leading online source for savings.


The company's operations currently include 14 broadcast television stations and one local cable channel, 57 radio stations, eight daily newspapers and more than a dozen non-daily publications, and more than 100 digital services.


CMG currently operates in more than 30 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly, including more than 32 million TV viewers, more than 4 million print and online newspaper readers, and 14 million radio listeners.


For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at http://www.coxmediagroup.com

Cox Media Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer; Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.




Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company that includes the national advertising rep firms of CoxReps. Additionally, CMG owns Cox Target Media, which operates Valpak, one of North America's leading direct marketing companies, and Savings.com, a leading online source for savings.


The company's operations currently include 14 broadcast television stations and one local cable channel, 57 radio stations, eight daily newspapers and more than a dozen non-daily publications, and more than 100 digital services.


CMG currently operates in more than 30 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly, including more than 32 million TV viewers, more than 4 million print and online newspaper readers, and 14 million radio listeners.


For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at http://www.coxmediagroup.com/



Organization: Cox Media Group

Primary Location: US-TN-Memphis-485 S Highland St

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Variable

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing