WJXT, The Local Station in Jacksonville, FL, is looking for an experienced and self-driven Investigative Reporter with a passion for public records, data, and exposing wrongdoing. We want a high-energy professional who will contribute investigative content on a big local or national story daily while also working on in-depth long-form storytelling. You will work with an investigative producer and photographer to help visualize your story to have maximum impact on-air and online.
You must be a problem solver who can work independently and understand the importance of storytelling, graphics, and teamwork. We need a journalist who thrives in a fast-paced competitive environment. This highly visible position provides leadership and mentorship opportunities.
Prior investigative experience needed. Prefer at least three years of experience. You will be on-call as needed. Expect to work long hours, weekends and holidays as needed.
WJXT/WCWJ is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In addition to complying with the requirements of federal law, WJXT/WCWJ will comply with applicable state and local laws prohibiting employment discrimination. Any offer of employment is conditional on successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen, investigative background check, employment/education verifications and reference checks.
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