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WTVR CBS 6 is seeking a dynamic and innovative multimedia journalist to join our award-winning team! Responsibilities will include reporting, shooting, writing, producing and editing news stories with assigned deadlines. The successful candidate will produce stories that are compelling, factually correct, creative, and written in a clear, conversational manner while delivering numerous LIVE reports daily. The multimedia journalist must develop and maintain a unique beat, working sources and contacts to produce original content.

Additional duties include:
• Receives assignment or evaluates news leads and news tips to develop story ideas
• Gathers and verifies factual information regarding stories through interview, observation and research.
• Shoots video and still photos to illustrate stories
• Edits, or assists in editing, videos for all multimedia platforms
• Gives live reports from site of event or mobile broadcast unit
• Knowledge and demonstration of editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel laws
• Is proficient and active in social media use and web updating.

Requirements of this position include:
• Computer literacy required, including newsroom computer systems
• Knowledge of broadcast quality camera equipment
• Non-linear editing video experience on Final Cut Pro editing systems preferred, or similar equipment.
• Strong broadcast and AP style writing skills
• 1-3 years of experience working as a journalist inside a television newsroom.
• Four-year college degree (journalism preferred)
• Self-motivated and able to work in a fast-paced deadline-driven environment.
• Valid Driver’s License, good driving record and provid proof of insurability with company required insurance limits.

Resume reel should include three stories you broke exclusively on your station during the past three months along with a written explanation of how you got them.

Please send your information to:
Sheryl Barnhouse, News Director, WTVR-CBS 6, 3301 West Broad Street, Richmond, Va. 23230.  You also must apply at

No phone calls please. WTVR is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


WTVR CBS 6 has an immediate opening for a full-time Web Content Producer. The ideal candidate is a superb writer and copy editor with social media, photo and video editing experience. The candidate would be asked to generate story ideas, research and write original content.

This position requires a high volume of writing and intense multi-tasking. A passion for news and social media is a must. The candidate must be willing to work a flexible schedule that includes weekends, early morning and/or late night shifts.

Previous newsroom experience is preferred. In addition to web writing, the candidate must be able to identify trending topics and make sure they are represented on WTVR’s online properties including, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and other social media channels.

Please visit to apply.

No phone calls please. WTVR is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



WTVR-CBS 6 is seeking a Sales Account Executive for a multi-platform sales position. We are searching for an individual who is hard working, competitive, likes to win, and has a proven track record of sales results. Ideal candidates should have demonstrated success in new business development.

  • Effectively manage and account list of agency and direct clients
  • Ability to build and sustain relationships with agency buyers, planners and clients
  • Strong negotiating skills and the ability to use Nielsen ratings along with qualitative information to fully leverage the station’s unique advantages in the market.
  • Exceptional knowledge of Nielsen ratings and Scarborough information to help achieve our objectives.
  • Strategic planner
  • Ability to represent the station in a professional manner at all times and possess excellent presentation skills.
  • Performs other duties as assigned

At least 1 year sales experience cultivating new clients through cold-calling and aggressive prospecting is preferred. Strong presentation skills, creativity and a high level of customer service is expected. College degree preferred.

Please visit to apply. No phone calls please. WTVR is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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