Multi-Media Journalist

Agency:
Univision
Area:
Writing
Posted:
05.03.18

 

Location:               Vineland, NJ (Philadelphia DMA)

 

WUVP 65 a Univision Television Group station is currently accepting resumes for a Multi Media Video Journalist position within Noticias Univision 65 division based in Vineland, NJ.

 

The MMVJ is responsible for the development and production of content for our early and late newscasts. Content is centered on news that informs, educates, empowers and entertains the Tri-State Area. He or she will need to be well versed for storytelling and be able to maximize the usage of multimedia resources too.

 

This position requires fine writing and video recording & editing skills, as well as a strong journalistic instinct with an eye for stories, people and trends creating a buzz in the community.

 

Candidates should be creative thinkers able to conceptualize interactive projects for broadcast and online components for our news digital promotion.

Responsibilities include:

  • Reporting, shooting and editing video news stories and producing content for use in multiple outlets
  • Candidate will write and post across various platforms including updating web site and mobile products
  • The right candidate must know social media, do walk-and-talk live shots and be able to grab viewers with sights and sounds
  • Gather information, conduct interviews, shoot video, produce, report and edit assigned stories daily
  • Post video, pictures and stories to Website, Facebook, Radio and other social media outlets
  • Maintain strong familiarity with local, national and international news and issues of the day
  • Establish and maintain news contacts in the community
  • Maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a manner that works well with co-workers, supervisors and the community at large
  • Other duties as deemed necessary

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

EXPERIENCE: 

  • Minimum 1 year newsroom experience required; or equivalent combination of education and experience

EDUCATION: 

  • BA degree in communication, journalism, television broadcasting or equivalent preferred

BASIC SKILLS: 

  • Must be fluent in English and Spanish, with superior written/spoken Spanish language skills
  • Must be able to operate newsroom computer systems and applications (both hardware/software)
  • Knowledge of iNews required; Adobe Premiere preferred
  • High ethical and journalistic standards are required
  • Candidate must have functional to advanced knowledge in the use of field cameras, gear and editing systems
  • Candidate must be able to make sound decisions while working under extreme deadlines and must have the ability to follow directions and incorporate constructive

Please send cover letter and resume to the contact information below:

Email: wuvp65_jobs@univision.net

Regular Mail:  4449 N Delsea Drive, Newfield, NJ 08344