Overview

It’s fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they are doing!

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Write clearly and accurately; manage and approve content and teases for air; select graphics that explain and showcase stories and reinforce station branding
  • Develop newscast content by understanding and embracing research, branding and logistics
  • Collaborate with news team to select stories for coverage
  • Execute newscasts with minimal errors and meet deadlines; oversee quality control of newscast while in booth
  • Write and post content for station website and social media platforms
  • Respond to breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Candidate must:

  • Be a motivated team player who will be a positive newsroom citizen
  • Demonstrate strong writing skills, with a deep understanding of how context adds or subtracts to a story
  • Have the ability to quickly recognize and organize stories for an upcoming newscast
  • Remain calm in the heat of the moment and able to steer your team in the right direction
  • Be comfortable with change, and able to alter a newscast before and during broadcast – and do it accurately
  • Thrive on storytelling and showcasing, with an eye for creative and engaging video and graphics
  • Be open to work a flexible schedule including nights, early mornings, weekends and holidays
  • Have a Bachelor’s degree in journalism, related field, or equivalent experience
  • 1-2 years previous news producing experience preferred

If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you’ll enjoy your career with us!