Cox MediaGroup Ohio has one of the most advanced, multi-platform newsrooms in thecountry (TV, Radio, Newspapers and Digital) is seeking an All-Media Journalist.We’re looking for a journalist who can write breaking news, enterprise and watchdogstories for print and digital; shoot video for WHIO-TV packages and our onlineproducts; contribute on-air voicing for radio; and contribute to branded socialmedia accounts – including Facebook and Twitter – that will be expected tobuild our audience. You will work in a digital-first newsroom to providedigital videos and digital stories. This reporter will join our multi-platformteam of reporters and AMJs in the Dayton newsroom and willcover general assignment.
Ourconverged Ohio newsrooms include three daily newspapers, the top local TV newsstation in the country, an award-winning cross-platform Breaking News Desk anda radio station that reports around the clock.
The idealcandidate is a reporter and writer with a passion for telling great stories,and someone who thrives in a fast-paced work environment.
haveexcellent reporting and writing skills, and the ability to write and editquickly for digital
useresearch to tailor stories to fit the audience for print, TV, radio and digital
havea knack for telling stories in a relatable and compelling way
havea demonstrated social media presence that shows the ability to engage withreaders
comfortablewith shooting and producing photos and video for digital and TV, as well asappearing on air for TV, including live shots
befamiliar and comfortable with standards for avoiding libel and slander, andhave a good grasp of Ohio’s public records laws
abilityto work in high-energy, fast-paced environment and be committed to learningthroughout their careers.
Abilityto work on weekends.Education/Experience
Bachelor’sdegree in Journalism or related field
Oneyear or more of related experience
Aportfolio of work that shows good work in reporting, writing and some ofability to shoot video and photos and use social media to get and transmitinformation
Genuineinterest in story-telling of all kinds
Workis expected to be accurate and complete and according to set deadlines
About Cox Media Group
Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing and digital media company. The company’s operations currently include broadcast television stations, radio stations, daily newspapers, and digital sites. Additionally, CMG operates the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps - the country’s biggest television rep firm - Gamut, and Videa. The company also offers a full suite of local and regional advertising services through its Local Solutions and Ideabar businesses. CMG currently operates in more than 20 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly across all platforms. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.
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