WRAL 5 On Your Side Investigative Producer

Capitol Broadcasting Company, Inc.

WRAL 5 On Your Side Investigative Producer

Location: Raleigh, NC

WRAL is seeking a 5 On Your Side Consumer Investigative Producer to join our team, which also includes a dedicated reporter and photographer. An energetic team-player with a collaborative spirit who isn’t afraid to engage with team members will be a good fit for this position. A journalist with a passion for breaking consumer news, digging into viewer tips, engaging with the public, revealing new trends and pitfalls, and helping people stay safe and save money will succeed in this role.

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The right candidate will be an adept juggler, working to plan long-term promotable stories, switching gears for day-of news, communicating with show producers, interviewing an official one day, and writing a package and online story the next.

A strong sense of journalistic ethics and familiarity with local, state and federal laws relating to consumer issues, liability and investigative reporting are key, and stand-out candidates will have a sharp eye for legal pitfalls and experience working with attorneys on stories.

We’re seeking an experienced producer who wants to dive into enterprise consumer stories, hold companies and government entities accountable and make connections with the community, while always maintaining a focus on multi-platform content.

Qualifications for the position include a college degree and at least five years of producing experience, preferably with at least three years of investigative or consumer focus.

This position will be part of WRAL’s enterprise team and report to the enterprise executive producer. Qualified candidates should submit an application, including updated resume and references.

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. Meshing with our standout team is as important as your skills. We’re locally owned by Capitol Broadcasting Company, a pioneering, stable, community advocate, do-the-right-thing company that offers some of the best benefits in the business.

WRAL-TV is based in Raleigh, North Carolina, consistently ranked as one of the best places to live, work and raise a family. The Triangle is an area of booming growth, with companies including Apple, Google and Amazon recently announcing major expansions here.

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-TVWRAL DigitalWRAZ-TVWRAZ DigitalWRAL-FMWRAL-HD2WCMC-FMWCMC-HD1WDNC-AMWCMC-HD2WCMC-HD3WCLY-AMWCMC-HD4MicrospaceCBC New Media Group and Wolfpack Sports Properties (a joint venture with Learfield) in Raleigh, NC; WILM-TVWILT-LD and Sunrise Broadcasting in Wilmington, NC; The Durham Bulls Baseball ClubBull 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.

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