Job Title: News Reporter
WRAL News is seeking a standout, seasoned storyteller who can hit the ground running daily. We need a self-starter who can consistently lead newscasts, work sources, investigate tips and enterprise original content. This person must be a creative writer who also routinely delivers engaging live shots.
We need to count on this reporter to break news across multiple platforms on a regular basis. Embracing and effectively using social media is essential to succeeding in this job. Solid news judgment and a strong sense of visual storytelling are essential skills.
In addition to a standard resume and reel, an applicant should submit examples of three recent enterprise stories, along with a brief explanation of how each story was discovered and reported.
Requirements include three years of previous experience reporting in local television news and a four-year college degree.
People come to WRAL-TV and they stay. Why? We're family. We have extraordinary expectations of each other and accept nothing short of excellence. WRAL is locally owned by Capitol Broadcasting Company, a community-oriented company that offers some of the best benefits in the business.
A pre-employment drug screening is required. EOE, M/F. All Capitol Broadcasting Company properties are tobacco free. Capitol Broadcasting Company participates in E-Verify.
Capitol Broadcasting Company, Inc. is a diversified communications company which owns and/or operates WRAL-TV, WRAL Digital, WRAZ-TV, WRAZ Digital, WRAL-FM, WRAL-HD2, WCMC-FM, WCMC-HD1, WDNC-AM, WCMC-HD2, WCMC-HD3, WCLY-AM, WCMC-HD4, Microspace, CBC New Media Group and Wolfpack Sports Properties (a joint venture with Learfield) in Raleigh, NC; WILM-TV, WILT-LD and Sunrise Broadcasting in Wilmington, NC; The Durham Bulls Baseball Club, Bull City Hospitality, and the American Underground startup hub in Durham, NC; Holly Springs Salamanders in Holly Springs, NC; and real estate interests including the American Tobacco Historic District in Durham, NC, and Rocky Mount Mills in Rocky Mount, NC, and Professional Builders Supply, (an equity partnership) in Morrisville, NC.