CBS Corporation Freelance General Assignment Reporter in Boston, Massachusetts

Freelance General Assignment Reporter

REF#: 26862

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations

JOB TYPE: Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance

JOB SCHEDULE: Part-Time

JOB LOCATION: Boston, MA

ABOUT US:

CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).

DESCRIPTION:

We are looking for an energetic reporter who can generate their own stories and break news. Experience in a major market television newsroom is a must. We want someone who demonstrates ability to engage viewers through live reporting. We need someone who has a strong command of all current events and cultural affairs. Candidates must be able to produce quality work for multiple newscasts under deadline pressure.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Live Television experience a must. Knowledge of social media and daily web contributions are requirements of the position. This person must have a proven track record of positive interactions with co-workers. The candidate must be extremely flexible in terms of schedule and hours. This person must meet the highest standards that our community demands.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled