Multi-Skilled Journalist
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 6/30/2019

Job Description

NEWS CENTER Maine, TEGNA's NBC stations in Bangor and Portland, has a full-time opening for a Multi-Skilled Journalist based in Bangor. 

We want a smart news hound with a heart. Someone who can enterprise impact stories in the greater-Bangor area for a statewide audience. In this job you will set-up, shoot, write and edit stories daily and often wrap them with LIVE shots. In short, we are looking for an aggressive journalist who wants to be the best storyteller, best live reporter, and provide the best social media and web product for the state of Maine. 

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 46 stations in 38 markets, and growing, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide.  TEGNA team members have been consistently honored with the Murrow, Polk, DuPont and Emmy Awards. 

Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit TEGNA.com. TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

Job Requirements

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism or similar field
  • 1+ years' experience as an MSJ/MMJ (school news gathering and/or internship)
  • Experience in videography, editing, and posting to the internet
  • Active on Twitter, FB, Instagram, and Snapchat
  • Knowledge of ENPS, Edius, and Axis graphics a plus 

Application Procedure

For more information or to apply, please contact Dana Rosengard, Managing Editor, at: [Click Here To Join]

 

About TEGNA

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 49 television stations and two radio stations in 41 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and approximately 30 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry’s top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA also delivers innovative and unparalleled solutions for advertisers through TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS). TMS is a one-stop shop that helps businesses thrive through an unmatched suite of services and solutions that reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com. 

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

Job Snapshot

About Us

WLBZ 2 is more than a TV station. We’re NEWS CENTER: together with our sister station WCSH (Portland) we’re covering the news that matters to you, all over Maine and eastern New Hampshire, through broadcast, social media, online, mobile apps, and events. 
We hire talented and creative journalists, social/digital experts, marketing masterminds, and customer-focused sales executives.  If you are looking for a fast-paced atmosphere to thrive, develop your professional skills and partner with viewers and digital users this is the place to be. 
 We put a premium on personal integrity, teamwork, accountability, problem solving, a strong work ethic and winning.  We provide an atmosphere to grow professionally and advance in a leading media company.  Benefits include medical coverage, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, vacation time, sick pay, short-term disability, long-term disability, a 401(k) Savings Plan and more.