Job Description: WKRN-TV is looking for a high energy candidate who has outstanding “live” reporting skills and is proficient in social media. We’re looking for an experienced journalist with strong delivery, writing and reporting skills. Also needed are excellent communication skills, a working knowledge of current news events, ability to work independently, to generate story ideas and to produce innovative content for all newscasts.

Skills (Essential and Preferred): We are looking for an experienced journalist with strong delivery, writing, reporting and communication skills. The successful candidate will be proficient in on-line and social media.

Experience (Essential and Preferred): Minimum 3 years “live” reporting experience required.

Education: Bachelor of Arts in Journalism or equivalent newsroom experience required.

For consideration apply online at or send resume, DVD and cover letter to:

WKRN-TV – Attn: Human Resources (News)
441 Murfreesboro Road
Nashville, TN 37210


Be sure to include your name and the job title in subject line.

For more information about current job openings, please refer to under More , then Jobs at WKRN.  WKRN-TV is a drug-free company and requires pre-employment drug testing and background investigations.  Nexstar, WKRN-TV is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in the hiring, training or promotion of employees because of race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.  We are engaged in a continuing effort to seek out prospective applicants for employment with our company.