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800 E. Dimond Blvd
Suite 3-370
Anchorage, AK 99515
(907) 522-1515
gethired@iheartmedia.com

It is the policy of iHeartMedia to provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law, in all personnel actions.

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Current Job Openings

 

Job Title:  News Reporter

Job Category:  Media - Journalism - Newspaper

Open Date:  10/24/2016

Closing Date:  4/29/2017

Job Type:  Full Time

City:  Anchorage

Zip code:  99515

State:  Alaska

Url:  http://www.iHeartMediaCareers.com

Job Details:  iHeartMedia Stations

                                                                                                     

Job Summary: Prepares and broadcasts news coverage.                                                                                                  

Responsibilities

• Gathers and verifies factual information through interviews, observation and research.

• Monitors sources for breaking news, e.g., wires and social media.

• Plans, writes, edits, and voices news broadcasts.

• Finalizes content using digital audio editing software.

• Maintains crucial deadlines in order to provide news stories in a timely fashion.

• Repackages content from producers and field reporters for newscasts.

• Identifies technical equipment and resource requirements for recording interviews and other audio material.

• May produce features and interviews as assigned.

• May specialize in a particular field of news broadcasting (e.g. political, traffic, finance or military).

• May prepare written content, visual images, audio material and video footage for websites, blogs or other social-media platforms.

 

Qualifications

• Proficient in Microsoft Office suite and social networking platforms

• Knowledgeable and up-to-date with local and national trends and/or specialized knowledge of subjects/events related to on-air topics

• Pleasant, charismatic and well-controlled voice; excellent pronunciation

• Well-rounded communication skills for conducting interviews

• Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a team environment

• Excellent writing and editing skills; proficient in grammar

• Strong attention to detail

• Proficient in media production and broadcast systems

• Ability to plan and organize, set priorities and multi task in a fast-paced environment

• May require other language proficiency, e.g., Spanish

 

Work Experience

• 3+ years’ experience in on-air journalism in smaller market or college station

 

Education

• 4-year college degree, preferably in Broadcast Journalism or Communications

 

Certifications

• None required

                                                                                                     

Location

Anchorage, AK: 800 E Dimond Blvd, 99515

                                                                                                     

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The Company is an equal opportunity employer and will not tolerate discrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, ethnicity, national origin, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected classification or status.

  

Contact Details:  

http://iheartmediacareers.com