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General Assignment & Investigative Reporter

WATN-WLMT, the ABC/CW affiliate in Memphis, TN, is seeking a general assignment reporter who has a background in news investigations, to join our new investigative team. 

We need an aggressive reporter who will break local stories and get exclusive interviews.  Emphasis will be placed on advocacy journalism. 

Must be a strong writer, skilled at developing contacts and pitching original, enterprise stories. Candidate will be responsible for doing live shots, posting stories to the web, and reporting via social media. 

We’re looking for a creative story teller, who doesn’t rely on the day planner, the newspaper, and/or multiple interviews with officials.

Memphis is a big breaking news town. We want someone who is capable of quickly switching gears and stories.

College degree required. Must have a minimum four years on-air reporting experience. 

MUST INCLUDE LINK TO RECENT ON-AIR STORIES

Please apply online: http://nexstar.hirecentric.com/jobs/66278.html

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