KXAN.com (Austin, TX) is looking for an experienced journalist with a print/digital background in investigative or hard news enterprise reporting. Collaborate with an expanding newsroom of experienced journalists, as well as a duPont and IRE award-winning investigative team. KXAN.com is part of a top-rated multiplatform newsroom, focused on local in-depth and investigative journalism.
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 2/15/2019
Closing Date: 3/15/2019
This is not an entry level position; the ideal candidate is a veteran of a newspaper or digital newsroom. This reporter will work to enterprise and break local stories daily on a specified beat, as well as cover general assignment stories, special projects and major events. Must have experience producing multimedia stories and capable of generating photos, videos and infographics. Applicants should provide a portfolio of such examples.
Required experience includes journalism degree and 5+ years’ reporting for a print or online newsroom, as well as expertise with CMS workflow, digital storytelling tools and the FOIA process. Must have a track record of effective collaboration with colleagues and cultivating sources to break news and generate story ideas.
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Apply online at: https://broadcastcareers-nexstar.icims.com