POSITION TITLE: Consumer/Investigative Reporter | NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

POSITION TITLE: Consumer/Investigative Reporter



    POSITION TITLE: Consumer/Investigative Reporter

    POSITION TITLE: Consumer/Investigative Reporter (#28843BR)
    LOCATION: NBC 5, Dallas/Fort Worth
    Posting Date:  July 19, 2016

    General Responsibilities:
    NBC Universal’s Owned Television station in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, KXAS TV, is looking for a Consumer/Investigative Reporter. This position is responsible for gathering news information and preparing for presentation on air, on line and for mobile.


    Basic Qualifications:

    • Minimum 3 years television reporting
    • Proven track record of strong live reporting skills and strong story telling
    • Experience in contributing to web site
    • Experience partnering with legal team and working knowledge of federal, state and local laws impacting operations as they relate to investigation, undercover content and hidden cameras
    • Strong CAR (Computer Assisted Reporting) skills

    Eligibility Requirements:

    • External applicants must submit a resume/CV through gecareers.com to be considered (Note- job #28843BR).
    • Must submit a video of own work to be considered.
    • Must have a valid driver’s license
    • Must submit to a background investigation
    • Must be 18 years or greater
    • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
    • Must be able to work long hours and a variety of shifts, when necessary.
    • Must accept Solutions as NBCUniversal’s Alternative Dispute Resolution program


    • Bachelor’s Degree
    • Previous experience as an investigative reporter
    • Strong knowledge of journalistic ethics and libel laws
    • Experience with digital editing and photography a plus
    • Must be able to ad-lib effortlessly in various types of situations, particularly breaking news
    • Must be able to handle intense deadline pressure
    • Experience of working simultaneous on a web product
    • Strong knowledge of social networking in regards to content gathering and distribution
    • Work in a team environment

    Interested candidates can apply on line at www.nbcunicareers.com.  The position number is #28843BR.
    KXAS TV and KXTX TV are Equal Opportunity Employers. NBC5 Job Hotline (817) 654-6476.