Multimedia Journalist


Company WECT-TV
Position Multimedia Journalist
Description WECT is looking for a Full-time Multimedia Journalist who wants to make a big impact in our community. The ideal candidate would join our team and could jump in to write, edit and produce high-quality stories. This position will be filled by a hard-working, passionate journalist with great news judgment who also has a positive attitude and wants to tell stories in the Cape Fear region of North Carolina. We're looking for someone who can quickly report and produce content for digital, social, OTT and broadcast as assigned, manage and develop stories from concept to publication. There is also the potential for fill-in anchoring opportunities.

Duties/Responsibilities will include (but not be limited to):

Pitch 3 viable, developed story ideas per shift (not topics)

Develop and cultivate sources; enterprise stories

Produce a minimum of one package or two to three VOSOTs per shift

Create engaging digital and social content


Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field preferred

Strong writing skills (broadcast and print style)

Experience with CMS/digital publishing platforms

Experience with broadcast newsroom software such as ENPS

Experience with video editing software (preferably Edius)

Must be able to lift 25-30 lbs and pass a motor vehicle background check

If you feel you’re qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on "apply now", upload your resume, cover letter, and references

(Current employees that are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro employee portal)

WECT-TV/Gray Television Group, Inc. is a drug-free company
App Date 9/30/2023

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