Multimedia Journalist

Station/Company: KOBI-TV NBC5
Location: Medford, Oregon
Hours: Full Time

Job Summary

KOBI-TV NBC5 in the beautiful Rogue Valley is seeking a Multimedia Journalist to join our NBC5 News Team. The ideal candidate loves breaking news and weather, constantly improves newscasts, and is flexible right up to and through the newscast. Writing and storytelling must be a passion, as well as creating an artful newscast with high pace and volume.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Providing story ideas and story leads
Researching and writing original reports for broadcast and social media
Present live shots
Developing content for social media platforms
Producing news stories on a hard deadline

To qualify for this position, you must have:

Bachelor’s degree in journalism or equivalent
Strong background in reporting, shooting, and editing
Knowledge of news gathering and production
Strong writing, reporting, and organizational skills
Ability to work professionally in high-pressure situations and without supervision
Ability to work well with the news team independently, and with the general public

***Applications must include a link to your newsreel***

KOBI-TV NBC5/KOTI-TV NBC2 is licensed by the FCC; therefore, we must follow federal guidelines. Since marijuana is still illegal on a federal level, if offered a position, a candidate would be required to pass a 10-panel drug screen, which does include marijuana. A 3-year driving record check, and a 7-year criminal background check are also pre-employment requirements, for a candidate offered the position. We also require all new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, to include up to date booster. A valid driver’s license is also required.

This is a full-time position, working 40 hours per week. Our benefits package includes: Medical, dental, vision, 401K retirement plan, health care spending account, life insurance, short-term disability, paid sick leave, paid vacations, paid holidays, and an Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

How to Apply

If you meet the qualifications above, send your Cover Letter and Resume via one of the options below. You will be sent an application to complete. You are not considered an “applicant” until an application is returned to us. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Email to: Please include the following in your email message: o The Job Title in the Subject Line o Resume and Cover Letter in Word or PDF format only Mail to the physical address below: KOBI-TV NBC5 Kris Gushwa, Director of HR 125 South Fir Street Medford, OR 97501

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Expiration: April 28, 2023