Multi-Media Reporter Job at CBS Television Stations – 4.0 in West Sacramento, CA

CBS News and Stations, brings together the power of CBS News, 28 owned television stations in 17 major U.S. markets, CBSN, CBSN Local platforms, local websites and cbsnews.com, under one umbrella. CBS News and Stations is home to the nation’s #1 news program 60 MINUTES, CBSN, the first 24/7 digital streaming news network, the award-winning broadcasts CBS MORNINGS, CBS SATURDAY MORNING, the CBS EVENING NEWS WITH NORAH O’DONNELL, CBS SUNDAY MORNING, CBS WEEKEND NEWS, 48 HOURS and FACE THE NATION WITH MARGARET BRENNAN. CBS News and Stations also produces the award-winning 60 MINUTES+ for Paramount+. CBS News and Stations provides news and information for the CBS Television Network, CBSNews.com, CBSN, CBS News Radio and podcasts, CBS Mobile, Paramount + and other digital platforms. CBS News and Stations is dedicated to providing the highest quality journalism under standards it pioneered and continues to set in today’s digital age. CBS News earns more prestigious journalism awards than any other broadcast network.

Overview & Responsibilities:
CBS Sacramento is seeking a full-time multimedia journalist. We are seeking someone who has shown and demonstrated ability to comfortably, expertly & conversationally communicate with interviewees and viewers. The candidate will build entertaining and enterprising content that meets CBS programming strategies. The journalist needs to utilize their Social Media platforms between live segments, such as Tweets, Facebook, Snapchat and Instagram.

Basic Qualifications :
Report scripted and unscripted news and features in both live and pre-recorded formats.

Candidate must be able to guide efficiently through breaking news situations and quirky feature stories, words and pictures are crucial.

Prior on-air reporting experience as a multimedia journalist is required.

Additional Qualifications:
Strong writing skills and understanding of television news and entertainment reporting techniques are meaningful.

iNews experience is required.

Prior experience live reporting with both live trucks and backpack streaming video preferred.

College degree or equivalent work experience preferred.

ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

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About Company

Company: CBS Television Stations – 4.0

Company Location:  West Sacramento, CA

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