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Reporter - Freelance

5554

Philadelphia, PA, US, 19130

Production
Philadelphia
Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance (Non-Staff)

Job Description:
CBS3/KYW-TV and CW Philly 57, the CBS-owned and operated television stations in Philadelphia, has an opening for freelance on-air reporter. Eligible candidates will be exceptional story tellers who bring great ideas to the table and know how to partner with talented photojournalists to produce outstanding packages and live shots. Candidates must be energetic, team players who understand all aspects of television news gathering and production and recognize the value of developing contacts in communities and within the government, law enforcement and business sectors.

Qualifications:
•· Four-year college degree or equivalent experience with at least four years reporting experience
•· Extensive live and breaking news experience
•· Strong news judgment and ability to work well under pressure and deadlines a must
•· Proficiency in social media and its role in engaging viewers
•· Web writing experience
•· Excellent editorial judgment and mastery of journalistic ethics and libel law
•· Winning attitude
•· Knowledge of the Philadelphia/Delaware Valley region a plus
•· MMJ and bi-lingual candidates encouraged to apply.
•· Must have a valid driver's license
•· Ability to work flexible hours – including nights and weekends.

Paramount believes in creating environments that allow our primary focus to remain on providing entertainment, education and information to our millions of viewers around the world. As part of this commitment to health and safety, Paramount requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees, subject to applicable law. Union employees are subject to the agreement reached between the Company and the applicable Union.


Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia