Paramount Sports/News Multi Skilled Journalist in Boston, Massachusetts
WBZ-TV is looking for a passionate, enthusiastic on-air, multi-skilled hybrid sports / news journalist to join our team.
Boston has every level of sports from high school to professional teams. When youre not covering local sports, youll
be enterprising and producing character driven content for our newscasts. This position requires the ability to shoot, edit, and create graphics.
Youll also fill in producing and anchoring sports segments for WBZ and CBS News Boston. We want someone who can go beyond scores,
highlight videos, podium sound, and crime scene tape to connect with our audiences on all WBZ platforms.
Minimum Experience & Qualifications:
Strong skills in both managing time well and being extremely organized
Must be able to shoot, write, edit and create basic graphics.
Dynamic Storytelling and Interviewing abilities
Expert knowledge of Professional, College and High School sports
Proven ability to work well in a team setting within a face-paced environment while optimally meeting strict deadlines
Willingness and availability to work independently on a varying schedule that includes evenings, weekends and holidays
Minimum 3-years of experience sports anchoring/reporting experience with extensive live field work is required.
CBS News and Stations, brings together the power of CBS News, 28 owned television stations in 17 major U.S. markets, the CBS News Streaming Network, CBS News Streaming local platforms, local websites and cbsnews.com, under one umbrella. CBS News and Stations is home to the nations #1 news program 60 MINUTES, the CBS News Streaming Network, the first 24/7 digital streaming news network, the award-winning broadcasts CBS MORNINGS, CBS SATURDAY MORNING, the CBS EVENING NEWS WITH NORAH ODONNELL, CBS SUNDAY MORNING, CBS WEEKEND EVENING NEWS, 48 HOURS and FACE THE NATION WITH MARGARET BRENNAN. CBS News and Stations provides news and information for the CBS Television Network, CBSNews.com, CBS News Radio and podcasts, Paramount +, all digital platforms, and the CBS News Streaming Network, the premier 24/7 anchored streaming news service that is available free to everyone with access to the internet. The CBS News Streaming Network is the destination for breaking news, live events, original reporting and storytelling, and programs from CBS News and Stations top anchors and correspondents working locally, nationally and around the globe. CBS News streaming services, across national and local, amassed more than 1.01 billion streams in 2021. Launched in November 2014 as CBSN, the CBS News Streaming Network is available on 30 digital platforms and apps, as well as CBSNews.com and Paramount+. The service is available live in 91 countries. CBS News and Stations is dedicated to providing the highest quality journalism under standards it pioneered and continues to set in todays digital age. CBS News earns more prestigious journalism awards than any other broadcast news division.
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