Part-time New Media High School OT Assistant (The Triangle)

WRAL Digital Durham, North Carolina


Description

This position is located in the Triad Region of North Carolina and will cover high school sports in Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, and surrounding areas.

HighSchoolOT.com is looking for an aggressive go-getter to continue our in-depth high school sports coverage in the Triangle region. The assistant will be expected to cover sporting events, produce feature stories, develop sources to break and report news, contribute to social media, assist with collection of scores, and other tasks.

The assistant will write game stories, articles, produce video highlights, and conduct in-person and virtual interviews, among other things. Ability to drive to games and events and work on deadline is required.

This is a part-time position — approximately 20 hours per week on average — with most of the work on nights and weekends.

This person should have a demonstrated knowledge of high school sports in North Carolina, an interest in media, and strong written and spoken communication skills. Must be self-sufficient, driven, and comfortable with technology tools, including web and social media.

The successful candidate should be either a current student or recent graduate of a four-year college/university with an interest in pursuing a career in sports media, news media, or related field.

This position is located in the Triad Region of North Carolina and will cover high school sports in Burlington, Greensboro, Winston-Salem, Asheboro, and surrounding areas.

A pre-employment drug screening is required.  EOE, M/F.  All Capitol Broadcasting Company properties are tobacco free.  Capitol Broadcasting Company participates in E-Verify.

Capitol Broadcasting Company, Inc. is a diversified communications company which owns and/or operates WRAL-TVWRAL DigitalWRAZ-TVWRAZ DigitalWRAL-FMWRAL-HD2WCMC-FMWCMC-HD1WDNC-AMWCMC-HD2WCMC-HD3WCLY-AMWCMC-HD4MicrospaceCBC New Media Group and Wolfpack Sports Properties (a joint venture with Learfield) in Raleigh, NC; WILM-TVWILT-LD and Sunrise Broadcasting in Wilmington, NC; The Durham Bulls Baseball ClubBull City Hospitality, and the American Underground startup hub in Durham, NC; Holly Springs Salamanders in Holly Springs, NC; and real estate interests including the American Tobacco Historic District in Durham, NC, and Rocky Mount Mills in Rocky Mount, NC.