WXOW, ABC affiliate in La Crosse, WI has an immediate opening for a passionate Multimedia Journalist and newscast Producer.
We want a creative storyteller who will fight for the lead story and showcase his or her work on multiple platforms, including television, web, mobile and social media. The ideal candidate must have a strong desire for news, with the ability to handle breaking news and live shots with confidence and ease.
This position will also have producer tasks for our daily mid-Day newscast. The successful candidate must be able to produce a creative, compelling, visually appealing newscast every day. Duties include writing, editing, producing and some reporting for our early morning newscast. You need good organizational skills and the ability to respond positively to change.
This is the perfect job for an ambitious, aggressive, curious and motivated journalist. This is not a job for someone who expects “down time”. The successful candidate will have proven skills to develop sources, work a beat, and have solid writing and editing skills.
A degree in journalism or a related field is preferred, along with on-air television experience. Experience with AVID iNews and Media Composer is a bonus. A valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving record required.
WXOW/WQOW is an EOE-M/F/D/V.
Access our website and fill out job application (click here for application) and submit with resume and link to your reel to Sean Dwyer at email@example.com.