CBS Corporation Reporter (Freelance) in West Sacramento, California

Reporter (Freelance)

REF#: 29551

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations

JOB TYPE: Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance

JOB SCHEDULE: Part-Time

JOB LOCATION: West Sacramento, CA

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:

CBS 13 Sacramento is seeking a freelance reporter. Candidate will demonstrate an ability to comfortably, confidently & conversationally communicate with viewers. Must be able to cover breaking news as well as create enterprising content that is compliant with CBS 13 Sacramento programming strategies. Must be familiar with and able to participate in social media. Report live and on-video - scripted and unscripted. Must be able to guide viewers smoothly through breaking news situations. Work closely with producer to create compelling content. Other duties, as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Prior reporting experience required. College degree or equivalent. Strong writing skills and understanding of television news and entertainment reporting techniques are essential.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled