The position requires strong skills in journalism, leadership, and creativity. The candidate will assist the day-to-day production of assigned newscasts. This position will also contribute content to newscasts and digital platforms.
The ideal candidate will have solid news judgment, be a compelling and accurate writer, and be able to multitask and manage their time in order to help put together an exciting and informative newscast. In addition, you must have the ability to work in a fast-paced and deadline-driven environment.
Solid news judgment
Be a compelling and accurate writer
Be able to multitask and manage time in order to put together an exciting and informative newscast
Ability to work in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment
Strong leadership and communication skills
The ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts
Flexibility and on-the-spot problem solving abilities are a must
Proficient with non-linear editing (i.e. Avid) and newsroom systems, such as iNews
Energy and positivity
Must work well in a team environment
Contribute story ideas to daily editorial meetings
Conduct interviews when required via, phone, email, Skype, or other methods.
Other duties as assigned
Requirements:Experience: Must have at least some previous news producing experience at a commercial TV station, although the right entry-level candidate may be considered A journalism degree is preferred
You must sign in to apply for this position.