assistant news producer sports reporter resume example with 3+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
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Ambitious journalist and producer with 4 years of progressive career experience in developing and editing engaging content. Hardworking with deep expertise in digital and social media. Offering proven strengths in television production, pitching stories and presenting information clearly and concisely.

  • Adobe software and Final Cut editing
  • Film and Video Production
  • TV and radio background
  • Project management
  • Strong creative vision
  • Copywriting and editing
  • Research skills
  • Journalistic reporting and writing
  • Decision-making
  • Organization
  • Strategic brand management
Education and Training
Marquette University Milwaukee, Expected in 05/2021 Bachelor of Arts : Journalism - GPA :
Honkamp Krueger & Co., P.C. - Assistant News Producer/Sports Reporter
Davenport, IA, 11/2018 - Current
  • Produced the Marquette Now newscast that was recognized by the Milwaukee Press as the best newscast in the statewide primetime market, beating out the states popular networks.
  • Produced special segments on breaking news and events.
  • Formatted and developed sequential order of stories using editorial judgment.
  • Used Panasonic DVX200 cameras to record component shots at over 30 different locations.
  • Edited over 85 hours of footage from chronological production order into story format and added effects using Adobe Premiere Pro and Final Cut Pro X.
  • Created new programs that resulted in increasing productivity and customer satisfaction.
  • Reported real-time pre- and post-game coverage of sporting events.
  • Interviewed players and coaches to provide fans with team insights.
  • Wrote feature, brief and breaking news pieces for print, radio and tv media about games, teams and players.
Shiloh Industries, Inc. - Content Writer Intern
Clarksville, TN, 01/2021 - Current
  • Applied strong writing, editing and proofreading abilities to each assignment to produce best possible content.
  • Followed project scope and outlined content guidelines for each project.
  • Delivered high-quality, insightful, and informative content while meeting tight deadlines.
  • Performed in-depth research into topics to write clear and accurate copy.
  • Worked closely with top leaders and talented writing team in finalizing projects ranging in value and complexity.
Harris Computer Systems - Marketing/Communications Intern
Waco, TX, 05/2019 - 05/2021
  • Write, edit and produce newsletter stories for Marquette Mentors, Marquette’s nationally recognized, award-winning program that pairs alumni professionals with students for career advancement.
  • Supervised external branding strategies.
  • Produce and design a resource guide/book for program participants, including alumni mentors and student mentees.
  • Drafted reports and presentations to illustrate research findings.
  • Produced marketing graphics that were attractive and high-quality using Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Executed successful product introductions by coordinating actions with social media, public relations and other internal teams.
  • Measured and evaluated customer and employee satisfaction to identify areas in need of improvement.
NAACP Marquette - Marketing Executive
City, STATE, 03/2018 - 09/2019
  • Managed NAACP Marquette’s Twitter, Instagram and Facebook accounts, resulting in a 200-person engagement increase.
  • Optimized local social media presence across all channels, resulting in a 200-person engagement increase
  • Strengthened product branding initiatives by developing communication campaigns, promotional materials, market intelligence information and databases to maximize outreach.
  • Directed preparation of marketing collateral, including descriptions, photographs and copy for print and digital needs.
  • Supported program outreach by managing marketing communications, public relations and government affairs to maximize branding initiatives.
Activities and Honors
  • Recipient of the Axthelm merit-based award given annually to an outstanding journalism student who embodies the ambition and spirit of sportswriter Peter Axthelm
  • Member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated
  • Appointed as an Alpha Kappa Alpha Leadership Fellow
  • Recipient of Peggy Lewis LeCompte Communication/Journalism Award
  • Recipient of Gisele Casanova Leadership Award
  • Member of Lambda Pi Eta Honor Society at Marquette University
  • Awarded Best Newscast Production in the state of Wisconsin by the Milwaukee Press

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School Attended

  • Marquette University

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  • Assistant News Producer/Sports Reporter
  • Content Writer Intern
  • Marketing/Communications Intern
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  • Bachelor of Arts

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