Sample Broadcast Journalist Resume

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Helen Mitchell
Lily Street, Dorchester,
MD 21623
222-222-2222
[email]

Summary
An excellent writer with exceptional skills in writing short stories, novels, biographies, etc.; possesses good communication skills and the confidence to discuss ideas both on a one-on-one basis and with larger groups; has the intense passion and willingness to learn new things; has the ability to work efficiently and meet the most crucial deadlines.

Professional Experience:

News Reporter May 2007- Present
DirecTV Group, El Dorado, KS

Responsibilities:

  • Wrote news stories for publications and broadcasts.
  • Arranged interviews with significant people who can contribute details to the articles.
  • Edited errors in content, grammar, and punctuation.
  • Conducted research on background information related to stories.
  • Gathered information about events through research, interviews, and experiences.
  • Investigated breaking news on developments of current events such as disasters, crimes, and politics.

Radio Announcer August 2003-March 2007
Quest Broadcasting Company, Columbus, OH

Responsibilities:
Read scripts and did ad-libs to deliver news on the radio.
Selected program content according to program specialties and hot topics.
Interviewed prominent personalities, movie stars and music legends.
Discussed various topics with a panel of sources and speakers.

Creative Writer April 1999-July 2003
Summit Publishing House, Independence, KS

Responsibilities:

  • Wrote news stories for publications and broadcasts.
  • Arranged interviews with significant people who can contribute details to the articles.
  • Edited errors in content, grammar, and punctuation.
  • Conducted research on background information related to stories.
  • Gathered information about events through research, interviews, and experiences.
  • Investigated breaking news on developments of current events such as disasters, crimes, and politics.

Radio Announcer August 2003-March 2007
Quest Broadcasting Company, Columbus, OH

Education
Masters Degree in Business Management
University of NY, 1999
Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communication
University of NY, 1997

Skills:

    • Excellent writing skills
    • Organizational skills
    • Project Management Skills
    • Good communication skills

 

  • Organizations

 

Broadcasters National Association, Member
National Press Club, Member

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