News Reporter AM
EntercomNew York, NY
Part Time Job
News Reporter AM - Part Time
WCBS-AM, New York's premier all-news station, is looking for a part-time news reporter. If you understand that compelling writing, great storytelling, and creative use of sound make for a great news product on-air and on multiple social media platforms then we want to hear from you. New York is one of the most diverse cities in America. Our stories reflect its people, issues, politics, and quality of life. We're looking for reporters to help harvest unique and compelling stories that impact the lives of people in our communities.
You must have the ability to report on breaking news live from the scene. Experience in audio editing out in the field is a necessity. And candidates must be able to demonstrate an ability to work collaboratively in one of the most demanding fast-paced newsrooms anywhere.
The ideal candidate will thrive in an environment where your work is subject to intense public scrutiny. This is an extremely high energy position that will require you to develop and maintain sources, have a working knowledge of legal and FCC rules, understand the difference between filing a report and filing a story, and meet incredibly tight deadlines.
- Must have a car and a valid driver's license and pass our motor vehicle requirements.
- Minimum 3 years' experience, preferably in a major market.
- Please send resume and brief paragraph explaining your news philosophy. Demo aircheck must accompany resume to be considered