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Reporters produce news for a variety of media channels, such as radio, television, newspapers, and websites. Common work activities listed on a Reporter resume sample include performing research, checking facts, writing and editing news, hosting programs, appearing on air, and covering events from site. The most successful example resumes for Reporter highlight qualifications like verbal and writing skills, fast thinking, time management, teamwork, and social perceptiveness. Most eligible candidates for a Reporter position hold a degree in journalism or a similar field.

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1

News Reporter

Thoroughly able to translate a single story, idea and formulate into compelling news stories by researching and gathering facts, interviewing sources, writing the story and reporting live during a newscast for thousand of viewers daily.

  • Shot, edited, wrote and voiced multiple stories daily for 6 & 10pm newscasts.
  • Examined news of local significance to determine topics to address at daily editorial staff meetings.
  • Presented news stories and in-depth videotaped segments which aired daily on local station during evening news.
  • Reported exclusive news stories including the impact on local economic and social change during World Trade Center attack
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Communications
2

Reporter, Radio Host

Radio Host for "La Jeunesse Face a son Avenir" (The Youth for Tomorrow's World) on 1440AM, 1480AM and 1190AM

  • Researched, designed and implemented a radio show targeting Haitian-American youth mainly in the Orlando area with listeners spanning to Canada, France and the Caribbean.
  • Prepared well researched questions and interviewed guest panelists from various professions and interests in the Orlando community.
  • Informed listeners of topics ranging from education, college preparedness, proper etiquette, drugs and gun violence, positive relationships and more.
  • Served at a motivation speaker at various workshops, conferences and seminars at schools, prisons, churches in the local community as well as Paris, France, Haiti and Dominica
  • Hosted events such as book clubs, talent shows, pageants and concerts
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
MS
Health Education
3

Closed Microphone Court Reporter

Recorded verbatim proceedings of courts, legislative assemblies, meetings, and other legal proceedings, in accordance with the Army Court of Criminal Appeals post-trial standards and deadlines, using computerized recording equipment, a steno-mask, and Microsoft Office programs

  • Independently prioritize upcoming cases and records of trials to ensure all tasks are completed to standard and in a timely manner
  • Scoped, proofread, and edited outgoing verbatim or summarized records of trial to ensure highest accuracy and efficiency
  • Compiled, update, and record monthly productivity status reports
  • Recorded pertinent notes of inaudible actions by all parties to the trial to ensure all details of the proceedings are captured and accurately reflected in the record of trial
  • Drafted, signed, and certified key legal documents and memorandums for judicial review
  • Maintained ongoing, communication with all parties to the trial with utmost integrity, professionalism, and civility
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Certificate
AA
Business Administration
BA
Organizational Management
4

Senior Enlisted Leader/analyst & Reporter

Senior Enlisted Leader for a 700 plus member product line. Worked with service cryptologic element stakeholders to acquire, then manage cryptologic personnel, effectively matching skillsets to mission needs within the product line

  • Provided direct leadership, mentorship, coaching, and conflict resolution on a daily basis and developed Joint Qualification Standards (JQS)
  • Coordinated the mentorship efforts for 100+ service members and provided training on evaluation writing, counseling techniques and advancement package preparation
  • Facilitated the development of concept of operations (CONOPs) and the implementation of CNO TTPs into East Asia Operational Plans (OPLANS)
  • Collaborated on the creation of nine posture papers for Cyberspace operations
  • Provided briefings to Intelligence Community executives for the purpose of enhancing management knowledge of their military employees
  • Provides high quality, Cryptologic target development for fleet, and national-level consumers
  • Managed a mission supporting national consumer requirements and operational commanders
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
Education
5

Sports Reporter/weekend Anchor

Excelled as a multimedia journalist for the number one station in the state of Montana

  • Reported, shot, edited and presented the biggest sporting events in the state.
  • Gained valuable experience on desk and producing/writing as the weekend anchor, and fill in weekly anchor for nearly two years.
  • Polished my skills as a story-teller, as well as creatively find stories and angles to make my content truly unique and engaging.
  • Personable with the subjects I'm reporting on, and always looked to tell the fair and honest story, no matter how difficult questioning or subject matter could be.
  • Became a staple in the community by volunteering for events, emceeing dinners, and happily stopping to talk to anyone who recognized me in public.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Journalism And Technical Communication
6

Korean Linguist/sigint Analyst/reporter - NSA

MANAGED DOZENS OF PERSONNEL including recording attendance and supervising set priorities and tasks. Ensured high standards were maintained throughout training and operations.

  • PROVIDED LANGUAGE ANALYSIS for several mission related documents, including 3+ level traffic.
  • PERFORMED QUALITY CONTROL checks to ensure accuracy of other linguists.
  • AUTHORED REPORTS for use by the Intelligence Community.
  • FACILITATED intra-and interagency collaboration to ensure timely and accurate reporting.
  • RECEIVED POSITIVE FEEDBACK from White House and Department of State.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AA
Intelligence Studies And Technology
AA
Korean Language
BS
Biomedical Biology / Microbiology
7

Reporter

  • Prime time reporter for evening newscasts.
  • Maintained a list of sources for story development. Researched story ideas, conducted interviews in English and Spanish. Responsible for production and final version of stories on-air.
  • Updated viewers about daily stories using Facebook and Twitter.
  • Performed under adverse conditions such as: ◦ Spent four days in Galveston, TX covering the destructive aftermath of Hurricane Ike.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Broadcast News
8

Faith Reporter

Developed and wrote articles relating to faith and religion for weekly Your Faith page, the weekly community page and contributed articles to the daily paper

  • Coordinated photos and videos and wrote profiles of 13 breast cancer survivors for We Think Pink, the Chronicle's annual special breast cancer awareness project
  • Managed the Your Faith Facebook page
  • Managed 12 to 15 weekly columnists
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Communications
9

Sports Reporter/writer

Wrote feature and sports stories for the campus paper

  • Worked late nights in office and helped the sports editor with side bars and briefs.
  • Interviewed sources both over the phone and in person.
  • Met every daily deadline successfully, with 100% completion of all assigned reports by specified deadline.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Mass Communications-print Journalism
10

Reporter

  • Produced five to six news stories per week as the organization's banking, finance, transportation, maritime industry and general assignment reporter. Also reported on city government issues as they related to business.
  • Regularly updated website, shot front-page photographs and contributed to layout, proofreading and editing of each edition
  • Regularly represented Inside Business at business and industry events
  • Maintained a blog
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Mass Communications

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