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Reporter WGGB/WSHM

Meredith


Location:
Springfield, MA
Date:
04/24/2017
Categories:
  • Arts / Entertainment / Media
  • Broadcasting
  • Journalism
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Job Details

Description:
3570 WSHM The Reporter-WGGB/WSHM develops, writes and reports daily news stories and events and presents information live or on tape. This position coordinates with assignment desk and producers. The Reporter WGGB/WSHM gathers, packages and brokers information about a news topic to the general public.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

50% - Develops, writes, reports and edits video news stories from concept to finish. Researches and compiles information into a written story that is ready for on-air delivery. Generates enterprise story ideas, cultivates news sources and remains knowledgeable regarding places, events and people in the news.

30% - Provides daily story notes outlining ideas for future stories. Passes along facts concerning ongoing projects. Provides progress reports on story checks. Shares information relating to upcoming events, meetings or story developments. Presents news stories or reports via on air, live from the set, live remotes or live indoor locations in a professional and polished manner.

10% - Maintains contacts within business community to report promptly on new or continuing events.

10% - Serves as community ambassador for the news department. Responds to concerns of viewers. Makes personal appearances on behalf of the station. Attends station sponsored promotion events as scheduled.