CBS Corporation Tech Reporter/Host in San Francisco, California
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB LOCATION: San Francisco, CA
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We’re seeking a talented reporter and experienced on-camera video producer with a passion for and deep knowledge of consumer electronics and technology news.
You are at ease explaining the most complicated technology to anyone from geeks to the late adopters.
In this role, you'll be covering breaking news and enterprising original content for CNET.com, our partner sites, and our social channels.
Perform live "on-air" hosting and reporting duties for CNET in-studio, in the field, and during special events coverage.
You will write and host daily, and weekly, shows and videos on topics that include, but are not limited to, technology news, product reviews, how-to’s, and culture.
Chip in on fast-breaking news about all the companies, products, and topics that CNET covers.
Pitch, develop, and write original short and long-form video content for the main CNET site and YouTube.
Brainstorm with the wider CNET teams to conceptualize editorial story ideas for daily programming.
Write and host both new and existing CNET shows and features, such as "Tech Today" and "Tech Minute".
What you bring to the team:
You have -
BA/BS or equivalent combination of education and experience - broadcast journalism or related field preferred.
3+ years of experience as an on-air host/reporter/personality, ideally in consumer electronics and technology news.
A strong grasp of the biggest companies, products, and trends in the tech industry.
The ability to write and produce technology related news, reviews and how-to videos under tight daily deadlines.
A link to your Demo reel or portfolio of work to share with your application.
Willingness to travel to key events as needed.
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