MMJ/News Reporter

WTEN/WXXA in Albany, New York has an opening for an experienced television news reporter. A minimum of two years of on-air reporting/shooting/editing experience plus a college degree are required.

This is a terrific opportunity for a self-starter in the nation’s 60th largest market. Creative writing/storytelling skills are essential along with a willingness to work hard to get the story. The ideal candidate has plenty of live experience and thrives in a competitive environment. This is a full time position with benefits.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Perform all duties necessary for the preparation and presentation of television news programs including, but not limited to, responsibilities for field reporting, writing, shooting, and editing , as assigned
  • Maintain current knowledge of news events
  • Proficient in shooting and editing
  • Proficient in contributing to the web and social media
  • Develop and maintain contacts
  • Develop and research story ideas
  • Participate in daily news department meetings
  • Performs other duties as assigned

How to Apply:

All internal & external applicants must apply online @ www.nexstar.tv/careers.  First time users must create an account then apply for this job and attach your resume. Background check required.  A NEXSTAR BROADCASTING STATION.  EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

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