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Human Resources Representative
5800 S Marginal Road
Cleveland, OH 44103

Position: Reporter

Reports to: News Director

Station: WJW

Position Summary: This is a great opportunity to work at the number one station in an exciting news market covering big stories like the 2016 Republican National Convention and NBA superstar LeBron James. The reporter will be expected to develop, write and produce news stories as well as handle breaking news.  Exceptional live reporting skills as well as the ability to break exclusive stories. We are looking for a reporter who wants to be the lead story every night.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Must be prepared to shoot, edit, and report daily
  • Writing stories for broadcast, web and mobile platforms.
  • Use social media to gather and promote news stories.
  • Take part in station community events.
  • Jump on breaking news

Requirements:

  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience anchoring and reporting in a medium to large television market
  • College degree is preferred
  • Excellent writing and communication skills
  • Have the ability to multitask and work under extreme deadline pressure.
  • Must work individually as well as part of a team.
  • Strong knowledge of local, national and international events.
  • Strong Social Media skills including but not limited to Facebook and Twitter.
  • Must contribute to station websites.
  • Have a serious streak along with a funny bone
  • Be able to improvise and adlib without notes
  • Must have the ability to work on various platforms including broadcast, mobile and web.
  • Flexibility to work various schedules including nights, weekends, and holidays

If interested, please apply online or send resume via email or US mail to:

Fox8.jobs@fox8.com (please put position name in subject field)

Attn: Human Resources

WJW-TV

5800 S. Marginal Road

Cleveland, OH 44103

Apply On-line: please go to www.tribunemedia.com, click on Careers, and Job Listings

WJW-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Position: Part-time Reporter

Reports to: VP/News

Position Summary: WJW is seeking an experienced Part-Time Reporter who will be expected to gather and present the news for the newscasts and station website. We are looking for a Reporter who thrives on breaking news, enterprising stories and working under tight deadlines.

Primary Responsibilities:

      • Acts as a general assignment reporter
      • Represents WJW to the public viewing audience
      • Produces stories on regular scheduled newscasts and other programs produced by the station
      • Consistently contributes story ideas for newscasts
      • Develop contacts within the area and maintain those contacts on a regular basis
      • Works with producers, reporters and associate producers on assigned news broadcasts
      • Regularly posts content to the station’s website and updates social media sites
      • Performs public speaking engagements and makes other appearance deemed important to the station image by management
      • Be on-call for news events
      • Answers viewer phone calls and mail
      • Performs other duties as assigned

Requirements:

      • Minimum 3 years’ experience reporting in a medium to large television market
      • Degree in Journalism or related field is preferred
      • Must have exceptional live reporting skills as well as the ability to break exclusive stories
      • Excellent writing and strong communication skills
      • Have the ability to multitask and work under extreme deadline pressure
      • Must work individually as well as part of a team
      • Strong knowledge of local, national and international events
      • Must have a involved and have a clear understanding of web and social media outlets
      • Must be extremely flexible to work different shifts and schedules

Interested parties can submit resume and references via email or US Mail at:

Interested parties can submit resume and references via email or US Mail at:

            • Attn: Cheryl Thorne Human Resources Manager
            • Email Your Resume Here
            • WJW
            • 5800 S. Marginal Road
            • Cleveland, OH 44103

Position: Sports Intern

Reports to: News Director

Posted Date: July 24, 2015

Station: WJW

WJW is seeking a highly motivated intern to assist with the planning and production of our award-winning scholastic sports program, “Friday Night Touchdown” for the upcoming fall season.  The ideal candidate will have a passion for sports, specifically football and an excellent knowledge of social media, including Twitter, WordPress and Microsoft Office. The sports intern will work with the show Producer on Friday nights during the high school football season to compile game scores, highlights and other pertinent information, to organize and share with our viewers and followers in a clear, concise and informative manner.  The internship is paid and lasts 8-12 weeks during Fall Semester. Deadline to apply is August 24th.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Tracking live football games either through broadcasts or web streams
  • Updating scores and posting on our live scoreboard and social media platforms
  • Identifying outstanding or unusual events or performances and relaying that information in real-time
  • Assisting with the planning, preparation and production of the live broadcast

Requirements:

  • Must be 18 or older and a registered student in good standing at an accredited college or university
  • Must be able to receive school credit for intern hours worked
  • Strong knowledge of sports, specifically football
  • Strong social media skills, specifically Twitter, YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, Periscope, and WordPress
  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic, determined and dependable
  • Available Friday nights from August through December

If interested, please apply online or send resume via email or US mail to:

Fox8.jobs@fox8.com (please put position name in subject field)

Attn: Human Resources

WJW-TV

5800 S. Marginal Road

Cleveland, OH 44103

Apply On-line: please go to www.tribunemedia.com, click on Careers, and Job Listings

WJW-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Position: Creative Services Intern

Reports to: Creative Services VP

Posted Date: July 24, 2015

Station: WJW

WJW is currently seeking an intern for our Marketing/Creative Services department. The internship is paid and lasts 8-12 weeks during Fall Semester. Deadline to apply is August 24th.

Requirements:

  • Must be 18 or older and a registered student in good standing at an accredited college or university
  • Must be able to work hours required by department
  • Working knowledge of computer operations, proficient in EXCEL.
  • Must be organized, detail-oriented, accurate and a self-starter.
  • Excellent analytical, writing, and computer skills.
  • Must be able to work effectively under time constraints, and must have the ability to manage his/her normal workload.

If interested, please apply online or send resume via email or US mail to:

Fox8.jobs@fox8.com (please put position name in subject field)

Attn: Human Resources

WJW-TV

5800 S. Marginal Road

Cleveland, OH 44103

Apply On-line: please go to www.tribunemedia.com, click on Careers, and Job Listings

WJW-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer