National Investigative MMJ
E. W. Scripps Company - Washington, DC

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The E.W. Scripps Company’s television division is seeking a National Investigative MMJ to work out of the Washington, DC-based Scripps Howard News Service. The MMJ will c ollect and analyze complex information of newsworthy events relying on critical relationships with local news makers. This position will be relied upon primarily for lead stories and/or specialized segments.

Key Activities :

primary processes you cond

• Develop, create and research news leads and news tips to develop story ideas with national scope and depth .

• Uncover stories through investigation and research.

• Use computer database to research statistics and facts.

• Gathers and verifies factual information regarding stories through interview, observation, and research.

• Organizes material, determines slant or emphasis, and writes story according to prescribed editorial style and format standards.

• Shoots video and still photos to illustrate stories.

• Edits, or assists in editing, videos for all multimedia platforms.

• Appears on television program when conducting taped interview or narration

• Gives live reports from site of event or mobile broadcast unit.

• Write and produce quality news stories for multiple media platforms.

• Work cooperatively with photographer assigned to story, if one is assigned.

• Assist news producer in preparing newscast.

• Assist online staff in preparing for multimedia stories.

• Report, write, capture visual content, edit and produce stories for multiple platforms on deadline, such as Internet and digital channels.

• Must be able to drive company vehicle for business purposes.

• Some travel will be required.

Education Requirements:

BS/BA in related discipline

Generally 5-8 years of experience in related field. Certification is required in some areas

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