Specialty MMJ at The E.W. Scripps Company

Posted in General Business 25 days ago.

This job brought to you by eQuest

Type: Full-Time
Location: Denver, Colorado





Job Description:

Primary Purpose

 

Collects and analyzes complex information of newsworthy events relying on critical relationships with local news makers. This position will be relied upon primarily for lead stories and/or specialized segments.

 

Key Activities

 


  • Develop, create and research news leads and news tips to develop story ideas.

  • Uncover stories through investigation and research.

  • Use computer database to research statistics and facts.

  • Gathers and verifies factual information regarding stories through interview, observation, and research.

  • Organizes material, determines slant or emphasis, and writes story according to prescribed editorial style and format standards.

  • Shoots video and still photos to illustrate stories.

  • Edits, or assists in editing, videos for all multimedia platforms.

  • Appears on television program when conducting taped interview or narration

  • Gives live reports from site of event or mobile broadcast unit.

  • Write and produce quality news stories for multiple media platforms.

  • Work cooperatively with photographer assigned to story, if one is assigned.

  • Assist news producer in preparing newscast.

  • Assist online staff in preparing for multi media stories.

  • Report, write, capture visual content, edit and produce stories for multiple platforms on deadline, such as Internet and digital channels.

 

Skills

 

Education & Experience/Certifications

 

 

Additional Requirements

  • Valid driver's license and good driving record required. In addition, proof of insurance and liability coverage may be required.





Sponsors