Responsible for collecting, writing and narrating information regarding news events. Includes interviews, covering news conferences, news events and enterprise assignments. Must develop and organize facts for presentation on WGN News, CLTV, and our websites in a concise clear manner consistent with station goals and good journalistic practices; conduct live reports and interviews during newscasts; represent station in certain public functions, as assigned; and recommend and develop stories for coverage by station. Performs fill-in anchor duties as needed.
College degree required. Television reporting, including live on-the-scene reporting, is necessary; anchoring experience a plus; internet production skills are necessary. Knowledge of Chicago area preferred. Please submit a non-returnable dvd/tape with your resume.
If interested please apply online or send cover letter and resume to:
WGN-TV Human Resources Department
2501 W. Bradley Place
Chicago, IL 60618
Apply On-line: Please go to http://www.tribjobs.com, click on the Job Search link and search for keywords “General Assignment Reporter”.
Posting End Date: 6/21/14
Equal Opportunity Employer