Digital Content Anchor/Reporter
The Las Vegas Review-Journal is seeking a Digital Content Anchor/Reporter, who will be responsible for creating video news content for reviewjournal.com and other platforms. This content includes covering breaking news, hard news and feature stories. They will be lead video talent originating material from the newsroom, studio or on location.
Responsibilities: Producing and editing daily news updates for various platforms. Gathering editorial information via phone, internet, working with Review-Journal news staff, as well as on location assignments. Planning and scheduling story assignments. Creating video packages and live reports as required. Ensure content deadlines are met. Check all writing and video for accuracy, following Review-Journal editorial standards. Edit content and upload all content to various platforms including but not limited to JW Player, YouTube, Instagram, Facebook, using appropriate software. Create graphics to be used within video content.
Requirements: Excellent verbal and written communication skills. News writing following AP and Review-Journal standards. Ability to meet deadlines and work well in live video environment. Ability to work as a team player in the newsroom and build news contacts in the community. Ability to work a flexible work schedule for breaking news and special content opportunities. Write, shoot, edit video with speed, efficiency and creativity in studio, newsroom or field environment. Experience working with the following platforms: AP, Avid Media composer, Premiere, After Effects, Final Cut Pro, Panasonic video equipment, LiveU, Wordpress, Merlin, GPS, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter. Professional voice and on camera appearance. Ensure videos have correct tags, title, description in JW Player. Social Media experience, ability to learn digital analytics.