456 Finwood Road
Newark, NJ 7102
Job Objective Looking for a challenging position as a Multimedia Journalist where I can further develop my skills and do unrestricted, unbiased reporting.
Highlights of Qualifications:
- Highly experiencedindevelopment, editing and presentation of news stories and content in multimedia form
- Extensive knowledge of all relevant legal and ethical issues involving information access, privacy, and libel
- In-depth knowledge of videography, non-linear editing and live news reporting practices
- Proficientin using Photoshop, InDesign, Final Cut and Microsoft Office software
- Admirable ability to use broadcast-camera equipment and web publishing tools, properly and efficiently
- Immense ability to produce and deliver high quality multimedia news-content, on a timely basis
Cordillera Communications, Inc., Newark, NJ
August 2012 – Present
- Gathered, explored and evaluated news-leads and tip-offs to generate interesting story ideas.
- Collected, investigated and validated facts and other information related to news leads and stories.
- Prepared exciting news items, videos and illustrations, for different multimedia platforms.
- Performed proper editing and timely delivery of all multimedia materials.
- Executed onsite live-reporting, live newscasts, and taped interview presentations.
- Adhered to established editorial style and format standards, in a dedicated manner.
Meredith Corporation, Newark, NJ
May 2009 – July 2012
- Developed and used new interesting story-ideas and helpful news sources.
- Collected, verified and utilized factual information for writing multimedia news stories and content.
- Produced, edited and delivered various stories, newscasts and video content, in a multimedia format.
- Delivered story notes, facts and progress reports on story checks, in a proper manner.
- Performed on-air live reporting from studio set, indoor locations and remote sites, efficiently.
- Disseminated information regarding upcoming news events, meetings, promotion events and story developments.
Bachelor’s Degree in Broadcast Journalism
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC