School of Media & Strategic Communications

Multimedia Journalist, KCWY-TV, Casper, Wyoming

JOB OPPORTUNITY

Location:  KCWY-TV News 13, Casper, Wyoming

Position:  Multimedia Journalist

Shift:  8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. (Monday-Friday)

Here's your chance to live in clean air with multiple outdoor recreation activities and a short drive to beautiful mountains, ski areas and Yellowstone National Park!  Wyoming's sole NBC affiliate seeks a Web Producer able to report as an MMJ or help on live shots.

Typical Duties:
This position requires reporting, writing and shooting abilities for both web and broadcast.  We need a self-starter, able to take the lead in posting web content that is original and fresh.  Content produced by reporters will need revisions and copy editing.  Regular Facebook and Twitter posts are expected.  Guidance on new web developments and social media strategies are also job duties.

Requirements:
Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs a plus; excellent verbal and written communication skills; valid driver's license; good driving record with no D.U.I.'s, valid insurance and a dependable vehicle.

Job Available:
Immediately.

Contact:
Download and complete an application for employment from our website: www.kcwy13.com .  Send it with your demo reel/tape/website and your resume to:  jerhart@kcwy13.com or 
Apply in person:  141 Progress Circle, Mills, WY  82644, or
Send via USPS: P.O. Box 1540, Mills, WY 82644-1540  --  NO phone calls, please!

KCWY-TV News 1 is a full-service television station and the NBC network affiliate serving the state of Wyoming with news, information and affordable advertising.  KCWY broadcasts nearly 20 hours of live, local news every week and has consistently been rated #1 in news by Nielsen since 2003.  The station also produces other plocal programming and commercials with state-of-the-art equipment.  KCWY broadcasts statewide with satellites in Cheyenne, Laramie, Riverton and Sheridan.

 

College Magazine Student Writer Opening

We're seeking inventive writers who are passionate about the college experience.  As a staff writer for College Magazine, you'll capture campus life through weekly creative articles.  You'll begin with a training program to tackle active voice, show vs. tell, interviewing sources, and more.  Working closely with our editors, you'll transform your writing and ultimately uncover your voice.  You'll also learn social media, branding and SEO tactics necessary for the real world of journalism.  The opportunity is 10 hours a week.  It's a volunteer, unpaid opportunity to learn and build your portfolio.  It's also an intensive and challenging writing experience.  Our graduates have gone on to careers at Mashable, Industry Dive, NBC, Seventeen Magazine, Redbook, National Geographic, Rachel Ray Magazine and Washingtonian.  We welcome applicants from all majors.  Previous writing experience for a college-level publication is a plus.

Position Dates:  October 3, 2016 - May 1, 2017

To Apply:  Please send your resume and a writing sample to editorial@collegemagazine.com

Deadline:  September 19, 2016 by 6 p.m. EST

The Oklahoman Seeking a Thunder Writer

The Oklahoma Media Company is seeking a strong storyteller and passionate journalist to cover the Oklahoma City Thunder for our award-winning sports section and website, NewsOK.com.  Our next Thunder writer will engage readers across all platforms by:  

-- Breaking news on one of the most exciting professional franchises in the country;
-- Writing memorable features, enterprise, project and game stories;
-- Making our multimedia offerings -- video, podcasts and blogs -- a must for our readers;
-- Building deep relationships with sources and readers using social media and old-fashioned tools like
   conversation;
-- Contributing to and collaborating with a team of journalists to serve a readership captivated by sports and how
   we cover it;

If you are committed to all this and helping us get better, please send a cover letter, writing samples and examples of your best digital work to rsharp@oklahoman.com, dmayberry@oklahoman.com and psadeghi@oklahoman.com or you can apply directly at www.theomc.com/careers.