Effective October 1, 2021, all newly hired CMG employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to their start date. CMG will provide reasonable accommodations as required by law for individuals unable to be vaccinated due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief.

Reporter (Part-Time) - WSB Radio in Atlanta, GA at Cox Media Group

Date Posted: 6/24/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Summary

CMG 95.5 WSB is looking for a part-time Reporter to join the team!

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

  • Works independently without an editor to present interesting and unbiased newscasts with accuracy, urgency and timing precision
  • Competency delivering stories and newscasts within WSB standards
  • Research, write, report and file on-air and online reports for newscasts, digital assets and talk programs
  • Conducts interviews with sources, newsmakers, and reporters
  • Handle tight deadlines, compose, write and deliver copy for air
  • Ability to file multiple newscasts an hour; ability to pivot to long-form coverage of breaking news

 

 

What we look for

WHAT YOU WILL BRING:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or similar field or equivalent experience preferred
  • Minimum five years’ experience reporting and/or anchoring in media preferred
  • Must be proficient with computers and broadcast equipment including, but not exclusive to NewsBoss, Adobe Audition, Microsoft Office and broadcast consoles
  • Must be able to demonstrate strong newsgathering and analytical skills and a keen sense of news judgment
  • Must be able to demonstrate strong radio anchoring, reporting and production skills.

WHAT WE OFFER YOU: WHY YOU SHOULD WORK AT CMG

CMG is an industry-leading media company with dominant brands, award-winning content, and exceptional people – and you could be one of them! We are a start-up built on a 100-year history of blazing trails in the world of media. Over that time, our skilled journalists and storytellers have covered war and peace, tragedies and celebrations, small moments, and global movements.  We are relying on our longstanding experience and entrepreneurial mentality to build a media company that is modern, agile, and uniquely positioned for the future.

We provide valuable local content to viewers in the communities we serve through our 33 high-quality, market-leading television stations in 20 markets, 53 top-performing radio stations delivering all genres of content in 11 markets, and numerous streaming and digital platforms. Our portfolio includes primary affiliates of ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, and MyNetworkTV, as well as several valuable news and independent stations. We also offer a full suite of national, regional, local, and digital advertising services with CMG Local Solutions, CoxReps and Gamut.

We offer rewarding and challenging careers that encourage growth and development. We take care of our people with industry-leading total rewards offerings that includes medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and accident insurance as well as, a best-in-class wellness program, 401(k) matching and time-off programs.

We promote the safety and well-being of our employees by requiring that all newly hired CMG employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to their start date. CMG will provide reasonable accommodations as required by law for individuals unable to be vaccinated due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief. 

If this description fits and CMG sounds like a company you want to work for, we’d love to have you join us. Apply today!

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