Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 86 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.
We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.
WBTV was the first television station to sign on in the Carolinas and is considered the “most trustworthy source of news and information” in the area according to research. WBTV First Alert Weather is the certified most accurate forecast for the market as measured by WeatheRate. Being “On Your Side” for viewers, clients and the community is the guiding principle of WBTV and helps drive its award-winning newscasts and quality local journalism. Visit www.wbtv.com to learn more.
WBTV is looking for an aggressive multimedia journalist who knows what the story is and how to break it down for a
morning audience. We need a journalist who connects with the community across broadcast, digital and social media
platforms. Excellent time management, strong writing skills and an energetic live presence are critical for success in
this position. You must be able to work efficiently and independently while operating as part of a strong team. You must
include a link to samples of your on-air work with your resume. If available, please include a link to digital work as well.
Pitch story ideas and contribute to editorial discussions
Develop and cultivate sources
Shoot, write, edit visually compelling vosots and packages
Write a digital article for each story you cover
Post and interact on multiple social media platforms
Must be able to lift 25-30 lbs
Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and motor vehicle background check
Bachelor's degree in journalism or related field preferred
Minimum of 2 years of experience as an MMJ required, additional experience preferred
Social media proficiency required
Excellent time management skills
Strong writing skills (broadcast and print styles)
Pre-employment drug screen and MVR check required
Please apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings and attach resume.
Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
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