Location: Houston, TX
Contact Name: Heather TenBarge
KIAH, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Multi-Media Journalist to work in our Houston location.
The MMJ will be a unique storyteller and contribute to the content gathering of information for KIAH, the station website and social media.
Pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings
Write, edit and produce stories for NewsFix platform
Cover breaking news with a sense of urgency
Perform other duties as assigned
Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
2+ years MMJ experience
Experience with Final Cut Pro required
Ability to shoot using Sony EX3 and DSLR cameras
Demonstrated ability to deliver compelling and promotable stories
Strong organizational skills
Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago’s WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 32% interest in CareerBuilder, LLC and a 31% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel. For more information please visit www.tribunemedia.com.
KIAH is an equal opportunity employer.