Special Projects Field Producer

  • Available:04/30/2014
  • Department: News
  • Hiring Manager: Holly Shannon

WJLA-TV is looking for a full-time special projects field producer to help turn a variety of news stories with the focus on hard-hitting investigative reports. Applicant should have strong news judgment, proven proficiency in document and data reporting, knowledge of government operations, be able to develop a network of news sources, conduct interviews, and write and turn news stories on deadline for all news platforms. In this position, the special projects producer will be called on to independently develop story ideas and work on long-term research projects.

Key Qualifications:

The successful candidate will have at least five years of broadcast news reporting or special projects/newscast producing experience. A college degree in journalism or another pertinent field is required.




Original Posting Date: 12/20/2013

Before applying for this position, you should know a few things about working on this team:

  • You will be joining a specialty media company with very powerful and positive buzz in the marketplace.
  • If you like a fast paced environment with lots of opportunities to grow your capabilities and career and would like to help establish a groundbreaking new media company, we may be the perfect place for you.

Application Procedure:

Send resume to hr@wjla.com

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Send resume to Human Resources Department,
1100 Wilson Blvd. Arlington, VA 22209

Equal Opportunity

It is the Station's policy to provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, national, origin, sex, or other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law, in all personnel actions including recruitment, evaluation, selection, promotion, compensation, training and termination. Also it is the Station's policy to promote the realization of equal employment opportunity through a positive, continuing program of specific practices designed to ensure the full realization of equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex and any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law.