Do you consider yourself a storyteller? A sports junkie who loves to get out in the field and talk to people? Then ABC 7 and Fox 22 in Bangor, Maine want to hear from you.
WVII/WFVX has an immediate opening for a sports reporter, who will become a valuable part of our news operation. The reporter will be responsible for gathering stories each day, and airing them in an impactful, engaging manner.
We are looking for not just a reporter, but a person who is driven to go beyond what meets the eye and tell stories that matter to people in a community that loves local sports. You will help gather highlights and produce serious shows we do during basketball and football seasons. You may also be expected to work weekends/holidays/extra hours as necessary.
Job Requirements:: A thorough understanding of the importance of digital journalism is essential for this job. You must also be a proficient writer for both broadcast and the web, and will be expected to be highly engaged in social media (Twitter, Facebook, Facebook Live, etc.). You must also be comfortable serving as a “one-man band,” shooting, producing and editing your own material. The ability to work under pressure in a team setting is also important.
If you believe you have a creative mind and you can make your work stand out, send your reel and resume to: News Director Susan Farley at [email protected] or to Susan Farley at 371 Target Industrial Circle, Bangor Maine 04401.
No phone calls, please.