Reporter Resume Example

Reporter Resume

Reporters may be employed in different media outfits such as the radio, TV, newspaper or magazine.  They gather information from different sources and then write a report out of it.  Sources of information may include data from personal interviews, research or from published materials.  Once the information has been collated and written in a news article, it may be ready for broadcast through TV or radio or published in newspapers.  Reporters must follow the code of ethics of journalists in gathering information as well as uphold the editorial policies of their media company.

Reporter Resume Example

Ellen Davis

6372 Plymouth St.

Texas, 7687

Phone: (212) 210-2100


Hard working and highly dependable individual seeking for a job as reporter in any media office

Summary of Qualification

  • Very good organizational skills, can multi-task and quick to follow instructions
  • Highly skilled in writing news reports, documentation and data-gathering
  • Highly professional and honest in implementing tasks
  • Very good health condition and can work long hours
  • Excellent communication skills both oral and written
  • Very personable and dependable

Career Experience/Job History

2008 –present: Reporter, ABC News Channel

  • Collected data through interviews, research and in-depth investigations
  • Collated data gathered and wrote news articles from it
  • Took photographs and shot some videos for documentaries and live footages
  • Edited news articles and scripts ready for broadcast
  • Specialized in sports and straight news writing and reporting
  • Gave beat stories to fellow reporters
  • Took updates on a story covered and made new reports for it
  • Gave live feeds for news being covered
  • Assigned to write reports out of town to be designated as a correspondent


2004-2006: Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication, University of Los Angeles

Professional reference will be furnished upon request

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