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YOUNG BROADCASTING OF DAVENPORT, INC. Investigative Reporter in DAVENPORT, Iowa

Details:KWQC-TV6 is a dominant NBC affiliate, serving Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois as the Quad Cities' #1 station for news, information and entertainment programming. KWQC-TV6 has the most experienced team in the market. They strive to keep their viewers safe and informed while guiding them through the ever-evolving digital world. The Quad Cities area is located right on the Mississippi River just 2.5 hours from Chicago, 2 from Des Moines, 4 from St. Louis and 5.5 from Minneapolis/St. Paul.We are looking for a person dedicated to finding the stories behind the press releases, the official statements, and the regular news of the day.iiiExperience:A college degree in journalism, broadcasting or related field.i Experience in navigating through FOIA requests is a must along with background in looking through legal materials. A strong candidate will have experience with data journalism and/or know their way around a courthouse. iiInvestigative reporter must know how to operate their own camera and know how to edit. Must have a valid drivers' license and be insurable.iiRequirements:The investigative reporter would become the go-to person to dig up background, reviews, supplemental information on important stories of the day while fostering bigger stories aimed at protecting our viewers and their families from crime, fraud, financial waste and problems within our schools. The investigative reporter will work closely with our In-depth and breaking news producers in getting interviews and presenting content. You will help us grow our investigative brand even more by exploring ways to show information in a visually compelling way online and pursuing interviews that show great storytelling ability on TV.i Along with investigative, you will be a primary reporter on breaking news when needed.iAdditional Information:EOE M/F/D/V Drug screen required.KWQC-TV6 is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in the hiring, training, or promotion of employees by reasons ofrace, color, religion, sex, marital status, physical or mental handicap, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, national origin, or age.Please indicate in your correspondence exactly where you heard of this opening.Contact:Qualified applicants can apply atiwww.gray.tv/applynow.Apply Online URL:www.gray.tv/applynow.ii.ii

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