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10/26/18 - WEEKEND ANCHOR /REPORTER - Memphis, TN Looking for dynamic and engaging weekend anchor. Ideal candidate will lead the weekend team in developing and delivering compelling content. In addition to anchoring, candidate will report three evenings per week. Must be an experienced general assignment reporter. 3-4 years experience as Anchor/Reporter. BA in Journalism or equivalent.

10/26/18 - PRODUCER - San Diego, CA: Looking for producer for TV newscast that can multi-task during the news gathering hours, share content before, during and after newscasts and effectively write and create content. Responsibilities include writing and editing news stories for on-air broadcasting and digital platforms. Utilize creative production techniques such as graphics. Degree in journalism communications or related field and 2-3 years experience preferred. Experience in photojournalism, editing and content management systems. Knowledge of ENPS, Edius and Axis Graphics a plus.

10/26/18 - STUDIO CAMERA OPERATOR/NEWSCAST DIRECTOR- Salt Lake City, UT.: Primarily a Studio Camera Operator position. Will serve as a backup Newscast Director and typically direct one show per week. Operates studio camera for live broadcasts. Produces graphics for newscasts. Sets up cameras and related equipment. Produces graphics for newscast.

10/26/18 - ASSOCIATE DIGITAL PRODUCER (Regular Full Time / Orlando): Conceptualize and produce creative and engaging material for use across station’s social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Write stories for news programs and the station’s digital platforms, including text stories, photos, links and related information. Facilitate the editorial gathering of local news and breaking news stories, gleaning information from various sources and contacts and reproducing the material into strong compelling digital content. Apply commonly accepted standards of journalism. Select appropriate video and sound for stories on air. Assist anchors, reporters and producers in preparing stories for broadcast and the web. Perform duties of on-line writer/producer, specializing in print style writing, copyediting and editorial gathering. Work with the assignment desk in gathering information from various news sources and determining the newsworthiness. College degree in an applicable discipline such as broadcast journalism or equivalent job experience. Solid understanding of online standards, design and usability. Strong creative writing skills and news and editorial judgment are a must. Must be proficient in social media and have an eye for content that will engage viewers on social media. Must be well organized, able to manage multiple projects and work well under deadline pressure. Working knowledge of newsroom computer systems, the Internet, graphic and production equipment, and ENG & SNG remotes is strongly preferred. Ability to work under pressure as a cohesive member of a team.

10/26/18 - PHOTOGRAPHER (Regular Full Time / Orlando): Shoots and edits video and audio for newscasts, news programming, promotion and other station related purposes. Operate ENG vehicles and equipment. Use good editorial and visual judgment. Create and add special effects to recorded pieces. Meet broadcast deadlines. Self-motivated, creative storyteller with strong photography and editing skills and a full understanding of live truck operations. Working knowledge of: P-2 camera systems and AVID/Adobe Premier edit systems, Dejero/LiveU backpacks, lighting and sound equipment, and newsroom computer systems considered a plus. BA in communications/journalism, or equivalent experience and at least 2 years’ experience as a photographer/editor in a television news department is preferred. Willingness and ability to travel for story assignments. Must have valid driver’s license and good driving record.

10/26/18- MANAGING EDITOR (Regular Full Time / Orlando): Manage daily news coverage and operation of the assignment desk to include the following duties: Develop and implement strategies for effective, efficient and smooth operation of the assignment desk to ensure maximum news production and most efficient use of resources. Work with reporters and crews to maximize news coverage of daily news events. Attend editorial meetings. Monitor scanners for breaking news. Assign news crews and equipment to cover stories. Gather meaningful news information from available sources for newscasts. Work closely with other news managers and producers in executing daily and future story coverage. Lead and supervise assignment editors and set goals to ensure strategic coverage goals and objectives are met. Lead and oversee training for assignment editors and help design systems to make sure local content goals are met. Drive digital media content through the assignment desk by identifying streaming sources and potential digital stories. Work closely with the digital team. Oversee daily planning functions to ensure consistent news coverage of continuing stories and sharing of resources among newscasts. Plan coverage of special events, such as the Daytona 500, sports championships, parades, etc. Supervise assignment planners to develop and execute strategies for future news stories, projects and newscasts. Ensure follow-up stories and assignments are pursued. College/University degree in broadcast journalism or other related field. A minimum of three years’ experience on a TV news assignment desk preferred. Working knowledge of newsroom computers, the Internet and computer-assisted reporting.