Research, develop, write, edit, shoot and live presentation of news stories on deadline. Contribute to special features and stories. Participate in coordinating coverage of major stories, breaking news and specials.


Create original news stories; gather information for news stories using beat sources, contacts and leads

Build contacts and sources within the assigned bureaus community

Report within assigned deadlines

Deliver news reports, including live reports, demonstrating energy, confidence, professional appearance and voice quality

Write, shoot and edit own news stories for an assigned newscast or news series

Combine video, audio and graphics to tell the story effectively

Work with a photographer on occasion

Work with assignment desk editors and master control operators and independently in the newsgathering process

Manage general upkeep of assigned company equipment

Responsible for representing channel in a professional manner

Establish a community presence outside of the newscasts

Perform other duties as assigned


Skills/Abilities and Knowledge

Ability to read, write, speak and understand English

Must have sufficiently strong story development skills to submit original story ideas on a daily basis

Live shot experience required

Must be able to develop sources, work a beat, and break stories

Must have strong on-camera skills

Must have ability to organize and manage multiple priorities and work under time pressure deadline

Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

Ability to clearly communicate solutions

Ability to relate well with diverse populations and age groups

Ability to interface with internal company personnel

Ability to handle breaking news on-air

Requires adaptability, enthusiasm, initiative and a positive approach to problem solving

Must obtain and maintain a valid drivers license for authorized driving in the State of residence


Bachelors degree in Journalism or related field or comparable television work experience preferred

Related Work Experience Number of Years

Television news reporting experience 3


Works inside in a climate controlled environment and outside throughout the year and may be subjected to various weather conditions that could include extreme heat or cold conditions

Must be able to work under time pressure deadlines and willing and able to work different shifts or longer shifts due to "breaking news" and severe weather emergencies. Willing and able to work weekends and holidays

Lifting and carrying up to 70 pounds


Charter Communication is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Veteran/Disability

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