Multimedia Journalist

Univision Communications Inc. Raleigh, NC
REQUISITION ID

req2408

POSTING DATE

7/9/2018

JOB TITLE

Multimedia Journalist

LOCATION

Raleigh, NC

BUSINESS UNIT

Local Media

JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #:WUVC-18-03

WUVC 40 a Univision Television Group station is currently accepting resumes for a Multi Media Video Journalist position within Noticias Univision 40 division based in Raleigh, NC.

The MMVJ is responsible for the development and production of content for our early and late newscasts. Content is centered on news that informs, educates, empowers and entertains the North Carolina State Area. He or she will need to be well versed for storytelling and be able to maximize the usage of multimedia resources too.

This position requires fine writing and video recording & editing skills, as well as a strong journalistic instinct with an eye for stories, people and trends creating a buzz in the community.

Candidates should be creative thinkers able to conceptualize interactive projects for broadcast and online components for our news digital promotion.

Job Responsibilities

* Reporting, shooting and editing video news stories and producing content for use in multiple outlets

* Candidate will write and post across various platforms including updating web site and mobile products

* The right candidate must know social media, do walk-and-talk live shots and be able to grab viewers with sights and sounds

* Gather information, conduct interviews, shoot video, produce, report and edit assigned stories daily

* Post video, pictures and stories to Website, Facebook, Radio and other social media outlets

* Maintain strong familiarity with local, national and international news and issues of the day

* Establish and maintain news contacts in the community

* Maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a manner that works well with co-workers, supervisors and the community at large

* Other duties as deemed necessary

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Required Skills & Experience

* Minimum 1 year newsroom experience required; or equivalent combination of education and experience Strong written and verbal communications skills

* Must be PC proficient – Word, Excel and Outlook, I-News software packages; Adobe Premier preferred

* Be able to operate Newsroom systems, phones, fax, scanner, teleprompter, wire services, news feeds, non-linear editing systems applications (both hardware/software)

* Must be fluent in English and Spanish, with superior written/spoken Spanish language skills

* Must poses high ethical and journalistic standards

Desired Skills & Experience

* BA degree in communication, journalism, television broadcasting or equivalent experience

* Candidate must have functional to advanced knowledge in the use of field cameras, gear and editing systems

* Candidate must be able to make sound decisions while working under extreme deadlines and must have the ability to follow directions and incorporate constructive judgment

* Detail oriented with ability to work with tight deadlines and juggle multiple projects simultaneously

Physical Requirements

* Required lift up to 30 lbs

Eligibility Requirements

* Must be willing to work from office in Raleigh, North Carolina

* Employment/education will be verified

* Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Please apply on our Univision Careers Webpage:

http://corporate.univision.com/corporate/careers/

About Univision Communications Inc.

Univision Communications Inc. (UCI) is a top-tier multimedia company with 17 broadcast, cable and digital networks; 59 TV stations; 67 radio stations; online and mobile apps, products and content creation facilities. UCI focuses on delivering a branded experience everywhere its audience is, reaching 89 million unduplicated consumers monthly across its portfolio. As a mission-driven Company, UCI is committed to informing, entertaining and empowering Hispanic America.

Univision Communications Inc. (UCI) en una empresa multimedia del más alto nivel, con 17 cadenas de televisión de señal abierta, por cable y digital; 59 estaciones de TV; 67 emisoras de radio; aplicaciones en línea y para dispositivos móviles, productos y sedes para creación de contenido. UCI se centra en ofrecer una experiencia con la marca dondequiera que esté su audiencia, alcanzando a más de 89M de consumidores mensuales en todas las plataformas. Como Compañía impulsada por una misión, UCI se centra en informar, entretener y empoderar a la comunidad hispana en los Estados Unidos.

For more information, please visit www.Univision.net.

Univision is an Equal Opportunity Employer including Vets and Disabled