Status: Part-time position
Location: Albuquerque, NM
Job Summary: COMPANY KOB, Website/Internet
SCHEDULE Saturday Sunday 3p to 11p
Qualifications: We seek a motivated journalist to create dynamic online stories for thousands of hourly visitors to KOB.com. Our website has become the online leader for breaking news in New Mexico. We seek a news writer who can maintain our level of immediacy and accuracy with attention to detail. The ideal candidate should be able to look outside the box of a typical story and seek interactive ways to help readers understand the subject. Journalism degree preferred. Understanding of basic journalism, story writing and proper attribution required. Must be available to work Saturday/Sunday 3 pm to 11 pm and occasional weekday shift as necessary.
Duties: Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Writing print stories for KOB.com website using such sources as broadcast scripts, Associated Press wire stories and raw news facts. Create images to appear with stories using an online tool, edit video clips and post to website. Work with KOB-TV newscast producers and reporters on generating interactive elements and additional content for news stories. Identify and post engaging social media content on station's various platforms that matches overall goals for news and community outreach. Perform other duties as assigned.
HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT
4 Broadcast Plaza SW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
Fax (505) 764-2522
No Telephone Calls Please
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