CBS Corporation Reporter - General Assignment in San Francisco, California
Reporter - General Assignment
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time
JOB LOCATION: San Francisco, CA
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.).
Report for KPIX-TV news programs. Must be able to shoot, gather, assemble and explain information on all kinds of local and national news stories. Must be able to write in a clear and engaging manner and edit video and graphics to bring the story to life. Strong ad-lib and liveshot skills a must, along with ability to develop sources and story ideas.
Should have at least six years of comparable television experience, with a minimum of 3 years as a reporter, working in local market or network television news. Must have strong oral communication skills. Experience shooting and editing on Final Cut Pro desired. Collaborate effectively with a wide range of personnel in order to do live reporting in an engaging manner. Familiarity with the Bay Area extremely helpful. College degree required or equivalent experience.
Must be able to operate keyboard with accuracy and speed, and have a valid driver's license in order to drive to reporting locations.
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