Multi-Media Journalist

WWSB Sarasota, FL

WWSB ABC7 along the Suncoast in Sarasota, Florida, is looking for a Multi-Media Journalist to work out of our South County Newsroom in Venice. You should be able to tell a story on all platforms and keep up with the real-time pace of content development.

This is not an entry level position. The ideal candidate has at least 1 year of reporting experience in a newsroom. Investigative reporting experience is a big plus. This position requires knowledge of shooting video, editing, crafting a story online and on air efficiently and creatively, while keeping up with the "now" pace of social media. You will be expected to contribute to all the digital platforms while still being firmly planted in the roots of journalism. You must be able to research, pitch and execute your own story ideas, as well as contribute to group projects while helping shape the newsroom of the future. This is an ideal position for a self-starter with excellent efficiency skills

Pre-employment drug screen and MVR check required.

Apply online and attach resume with cover letter. All candidates must provide a reel of on air work experience and proof of social media excellence. No phone calls or emails please. EOE-M/F/D/V

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