Position/Title: Investigative Reporter
KKXAN (NBC) in Austin, TX is hiring an experienced, full-time investigative reporter to help lead one of the largest investigative teams in a local TV newsroom. Be part of a duPont, IRE and Cronkite award-winning investigative team at the most-watched station in Austin. Live in one of the most desired cities in the nation, the “Live Music Capital of the World,” “America`s Next Great Food Town” and home to some of the best hiking and biking trails in the country.
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 1/17/2018
Closing Date: 2/17/2018
City: Austin - 78701
Candidates must have minimum of 5 years reporting experience, including at least 2 years investigative reporting. This is not an entry-level or general assignment position.
Candidates must have a resume and reel showing investigative work.This investigative reporter will be expected to:
· Develop longer-form on-air and digital platform investigations that reveal problems, seek accountability and press for solutions.
· Generate investigative angles during major developing stories and breaking news.
· Be the expert on a specific beat which becomes a source of investigative stories.
· Coach and assist others in the newsroom pursuing investigative stories.
Contact: Apply online at: https://nexstar.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/JobSearch/viewAll
Job Req #: 7290
***** EOE/MINORITIES/FEMALES/VETERANS/DISABLED *****
Nexstar Media Group