KITV, Inc., the ABC affiliate in Honolulu, HI is looking for a dynamic and innovative Multimedia Journalist (MMJ). The KITV MMJ would be responsible for reporting, shooting, writing, posting to digital platforms, live reporting and editing news stories wi
KITV, Inc., the ABC affiliate in Honolulu, HI is looking for a dynamic and innovative Multimedia Journalist (MMJ). The KITV MMJ would be responsible for reporting, shooting, writing, posting to digital platforms, live reporting and editing news stories within assigned deadlines. The MMJ will produce stories that are compelling, factual and accurate, creative, and written in a clear and conversational manner.
The multimedia journalist must cultivate sources and contacts, produce enterprise stories as well as produce stories assigned by the station.
- Gathering and verifying factual information regarding stories
- Shooting video and still photos to illustrate stories
- Be a creative storyteller.
- Produce vo, vosot, and video packages that include MMJs voice and image.
- Editing, or assisting in editing, videos for all multimedia platforms including KITV.com, Facebook, and Twitter
- Live reporting
- Computer literacy required, including newsroom computer systems
- Knowledge of broadcast quality camera equipment
- Knowledge of broadcast non-linear editing equipment
- Strong broadcast and AP style writing skills
- Passion for producing compelling and engaging stories.
- Excellent interviewing skills
- Self-motivated and able to work in a fast-paced deadline-driven environment
- Must exercise sound editorial judgement with the highest journalistic ethics
- Valid Driver's License, good driving record and provide proof of insurability with company required insurance limits
- Passion for news.
- Four-year college Bachelor’s degree (journalism preferred)
- Previous non-linear editing video experience
- Experience working as a journalist inside a television newsroom preferred
Interested candidates should email cover letter and resume to email@example.com or mail to the address listed below:
801 S. King Street
Honolulu, HI 96813
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