KRQE News (Albuquerque, NM), a #DigitalFirst operation with a focus on delivering local content on a 24/7 basis across all platforms, is seeking a Digital Community Reporter to join the digital team in the news department. The Digital Community Reporter will produce original, engaging content for publication on our digital platforms.
- Reports well-written news stories with self-edited video for online, describing the background and details of the events.
- Arranges interviews with people who can provide information about stories
- Researches and analyzes background information related to news stories to be able to provide complete and accurate information
- Gatherers information about events through research, interviews, experience or attendance at political, news, sports, artistic, social or other functions
- Pitches stories to digital managers and digital producers which are relevant to the local community
- Receives assignments and evaluates leads and tips to develop story ideas
- Discusses issues with digital producers and/or digital/news managers to establish priorities or positions
- Checks reference materials such as public records, credible online sources, or news files to obtain relevant facts
- Revises work to meet editorial approval
- Shoots and edits news events and news reports