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The Walt Disney Company Multi-Skilled Journalist - ABC11/WTVD in Durham, North Carolina

Job Summary:

ABC11/WTVD, the ABC Owned Television station in Raleigh-Durham-Fayetteville, North Carolina, is seeking a collaborative, ethical and empathetic multi-skilled journalist who loves to dig and enterprise lead stories.

We want a self-starter and storyteller who can work effectively with a wide range of personnel to create compelling content on all platforms. Candidates must have a passion for uncovering and reporting the facts, and with integrity above all else. The multi-skilled journalist must be a dynamic communicator and strong leader with the ability to authentically engage and connect with a diverse audience. The person will have the ability to move the audience between linear and digital platforms. The multi-skilled journalist will participate in the editorial decision-making process as it relates to story assignments, sourcing subjects featured in stories and developing community relationships to expand the diversity of voices in our storytelling.

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record and generate impactful content by uncovering stories through investigation and research. We want a team player who can turn visually creative, memorable stories that provide context and perspective.

Responsibilities:

  • Ability to shoot visual content, report, write, edit and produce stories on deadline for multiple platforms, such as linear, digital and social platforms

  • Offer creative and innovative ideas for elevated storytelling

  • Superior on-camera presentation

  • Excellent writing skills, possess solid news judgment and ethical decision-making skills

  • Demonstrate a strong commitment to the community, which includes representing the station and participating at various community events

  • Inspires with humility and inclusive behaviors

Preferred Qualifications:

  • At least three years’ experience preferred

Required Education

  • A college degree or equivalent

Job ID: 829936BR

Location: Durham,North Carolina

Job Posting Company: Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution

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