WAND-TV, (DMA 88), the most watched station in Central Illinois, is searching for a talented Sports Reporter/News Producer to contribute to our positive newsroom culture.

The ideal candidate would be an energetic self-starter with strong storytelling skills and a dynamic personality. This person would take ownership of his/her newscast three days a week, with two days a week bringing unique story ideas to the table and recognize the importance of using social media to tell stories, break news and connect with our community. The candidate must demonstrate they will be effective in "new, now, and next" news judgement.

You must have a great attitude and have natural charisma. You must be a great listener and learner who always ask questions. At WAND News, we have a positive and hardworking mentality so you must work well with others, it's not about you; it's about the team.

WAND-TV is a leader on social media, the candidate must recognize the importance of using social media to tell stories, break news and connect with our community.

In this role, you will be a hybrid position. You will produce newscast three days a week, and report and produce sports stories the other two days.

We have a great team of photographers and reporters, newsroom drone pilots, a touchscreen set and many other tools to help perfect your craft.

Qualified applicants should have a bachelor's degree in journalism. The successful candidate must excel during breaking news, possess good editorial judgment and have strong writing and teasing skills. This producer/reporter needs a keen attention to detail, a drive to develop our news and the ability to multitask.

To apply click here: 

https://career4.successfactors.com/sfcareer/jobreqcareer?jobId=28744&company=cablesystem

WAND-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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