9&10 News – Sports Multimedia Journalist

Sports Multimedia Journalist

At 9&10 News of Northern Michigan, you will find a thriving, robust and exciting company with a world-class facility and location in beautiful Northern Michigan. We offer competitive pay, first-class benefits, and opportunities to learn and grow alongside accomplished leaders in the industry.

The Company: Heritage Broadcasting’s roots began on air in 1954 and we have been growing and evolving ever since!  We are proud to be the Northern Michigan’s News Leader!  Today, we are home to news, weather, sports and entertainment content – 9&10 News, Local 32, CW, Ion and ME TV, as well as Lake Effect Digital, Mane Content, and MyNorth Media.

 

The Position: As a Sports MMJ, you will be one of the pioneers who handle our Sports live streams and original content stories. You need to bring a passion for sports storytelling. This position is vital to leading our company’s growth as we build our own sports network. As a Sports MMJ will be responsible to live stream high school sports along with various other sporting events. It’s an exciting opportunity for many sports enthusiasts! You will be one of the original leaders as we jump right into this new endeavor. We want you to visually tell the stories that viewers will be talking about all day. We are an NPPA shop that demands our journalists to excel in using natural sound and meaningful video to tell stories. Impeccable video editing skills are necessary.

 

The Benefits:

 

  • 100% Company Paid Employee Medical and Dental Insurance
  • Dependent Medical and Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401K with a Company Match
  • 17 Days PTO
  • Unlimited Sick Time
  • Clothing & Grooming Allowances
  • Quarterly Profit Sharing Bonus
  • Relocation Allowance

 

The Culture

  • Innovative: Our industry changes every day. Fresh ideas are welcomed and encouraged!
  • Motivating & Engaging: Regardless of position or job title, you will find our team members are proud of their contributions, individual and team accomplishments, and they love to celebrate them!
  • Collaborative: No one person or department is able to do it all. We rely on our strengths and weaknesses to complement one another to create an unbeatable team.
  • Inclusive: We know to get all kinds of ideas, we need all kinds of people!

Responsibilities:

  • Enterprise original content and stories
  • Outside-of-the-box thinking
  • Time manage your day to be able to make it from sporting event to sporting event
  • Writing web articles & posting video online
  • Interacting with viewers and users on social media sites
  • Be able to multi-task on various projects and stories, with numerous deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Communicate when gear issues arise
  • Proficient in using Adobe Premiere editing software
  • Shoot and edit video that is compelling and creative
  • Understand basic and effective lighting

 

Requirements:

  • Prior News/Sports Experience preferred but not required
  • A valid Michigan Driver’s License with a Clean Driving History
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to meet deadlines consistently
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Must have a positive attitude
  • Willingness to work weekends and holidays

 

The Location: Heritage Broadcasting is based in beautiful Northern Michigan. This is a great place to live, work and play!  With rich forests, trails for miles, sand dunes, and an abundance of shorelines, it’s easy to see why we love it so much!  Northern Michigan truly offers something for everyone with our beautiful four seasons and opportunity for year-round outdoor adventures!

 

Are you ready? Are you excited? Let’s Talk!

 Please send cover letter & resume to HR@9and10news.com

Heritage Broadcasting is an EEO Employer.

 

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