Digital Multiplatform Journalist

Job Description

WLFI-TV 18, the CBS Network Affiliate in West Lafayette, IN – the home of Purdue University, has a career opportunity as a Digital Multiplatform Journalist. In this role, you will help lead the station’s digital content initiatives. We are looking for a champion content creator to help shape and execute strategies for our newsroom and all its digital media efforts.

Required Skills

The ideal candidate will have web and social media news content creation experience, strong writing skills, ability to comprehend digital analytics, strong written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to work closely with the newsroom management team to create and administer daily content workflow both on-air and on-line. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment under deadline pressures.

Education Required

Four year college degree in journalism, communications, or related field of study, with at least one year of experience working for a television station, newspaper, or an on-line news entity is preferred. Must have good driving record and valid driver’s license.


WLFI TV offers Medical, Dental, Vision, and Disability Coverage options, 401k, and paid time off.

How to Apply

Apply online at or

Allen Media Broadcasting is an equal opportunity employer. Allen Media Broadcasting recruits, employs, trains, compensates and promotes regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, veteran status, and other legally-protected status.

NOTE: This job description contains basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned. Job offer contingent on background check.


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