51284BR

Editorial

Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

General Responsibilities:

NBC Universal’s Owned Television station in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, KXAS TV, is looking for a Consumer/Investigative Reporter. This position is responsible for gathering consumer news information, responding to viewer story tips and preparing for presentation on air, on line and for mobile. In addition, a reporter at KXAS-TV has the opportunity to work with some of this best photographers and producers in the country, so the ability to collaborate is a must.

Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
• Minimum 3 years television news reporting

Characteristics/Qualifications:
• Proven track record of strong live reporting skills and strong story telling
• Experience in contributing to station web site and social media platforms
• Experience partnering with legal team and working knowledge of federal, state and local laws impacting operations as they relate to investigation, undercover content and hidden cameras
• Strong CAR (Computer Assisted Reporting) skills

Eligibility Requirements:
• External applicants must submit a resume/CV through gecareers.com to be considered (Note- job #BR).
• Must submit a video of own work to be considered.
• Must have a valid driver’s license
• Must be 18 years or older
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
• Must be able to work long hours and a variety of shifts, when necessary.

Desired Characteristics

Desired:
• Previous experience as an investigative reporter
• Strong knowledge of journalistic ethics and libel laws
• Experience with digital editing and photography a plus
• Must be able to ad-lib effortlessly in various types of situations, particularly breaking news
• Must be able to handle intense deadline pressure
• Experience of working simultaneous on a web product
• Strong knowledge of social networking in regards to content gathering and distribution
• Work in a team environment

Sub-Business: NBCUOTS – KXAS

Career Level: Experienced

City: Dallas – Fort Worth

State/Province: Texas

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