FOX 8 WGHP is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap, veteran status or any other legally protected classification in accordance with federal, state and local law.
Reporter – Regular Full Time
Do you like a great working environment, how about having fun on the job, or what about making a difference in people’s lives, it’s what we do on our unique 4pm News. We now have a rare opportunity for just the right journalist. This top 50 market leader is looking for a reporter who can do creative live shots, come up with unique story ideas, and be nimble enough to cover breaking news or features. Duties include planning, researching, writing, and reporting (both live and taped), as well as personal appearances on behalf of the station. We are focused on women’s issues and want stories that will empower, teach, and help the people of our community. You must be a social person as well, someone who connects with viewers on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Candidate must have a minimum of 2 years of television news experience. So if you can bring the energy and enthusiasm each day and tell great stories, hurry up and apply.
General Assignment Reporter – Regular Full Time
WGHP, Tribune Media’s FOX affiliate serving the Piedmont area of North Carolina is recruiting for a dynamic reporter who will break stories, do creative live shots, and enterprise great pkgs. We have award winning photojournalists, all the best equipment and 10.5 hours of local news to fill a day. We’re seeking someone who can quickly become immersed in the community to develop and maintain a story source network. Duties include planning, researching, writing, and reporting (both live and taped), as well as personal appearances on behalf of the station. The job requires solid journalism skills and a strong knowledge of national and international events, as well as keeping up on all local stories. Must be able to deal effectively with people, manage multiple projects simultaneously, and work accurately and efficiently under pressure.
Candidate must demonstrate proficiency with live news technology, creative production techniques, and newsroom computers, have a minimum of 2 years of television news experience, and be a strong live reporter with excellent writing and storytelling skills.
College degree required, with preferred major in journalism.
FOR CONSIDERATION – Interested candidates should apply online here. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.
If you are an organization that would like to be added to the distribution list for the FOX 8 Job Openings, please contact us at TWilkins@Tribunemedia.com or call (336) 821-1204. You may also write us at:
FOX 8 WGHP
Attn: FOX 8 Jobs
2005 Francis St
High Point , NC 27263