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1/8/16 - BLOGGER/SOCIAL MEDIA SPECIALIST- San Diego, CA: Searching for an experienced Writer and Social Media Specialist to build and manage the social media and blog presence for San Diegos local conservative talk radio station. This position will report directly to the Social Media/Content Manager and will collaborate directly with the on-air personalities to develop a content strategy that leverages the digital space for website, Facebook, and Twitter pages. The Social Media Specialist will also help with social media community management and live events for the other four local stations as neede. Candidates must have prior experience as a writer (preferably in the digital space) or social media community manager, and a solid understanding of current digital marketing best-practices and digital production processes. Candidates must possess excellent grammar and writing skills, including a basic knowledge of AP style, and be able to write in multiple “voices.” This position will require occasional evening, weekend, and/or holiday work. Experience with WordPress, Google Analytics, and photo/video editing skills is a plus.

1/8/16 - PRODUCER (Regular Full Time / Orlando), FL: Produce and meet strategic goals for assigned newscasts. Create newscasts with impact by writing stories and teases creatively and effectively. Research and present compelling story ideas at daily editorial meetings. Utilize social media tools to engage and attract viewers. Strong creative writing skills and editorial judgment are a must. Working knowledge of newsroom computer systems, the Internet, graphic and production equipment, ENG & SNG remotes is desirable. College degree in an applicable discipline such as broadcast journalism. Prior experience in a television news department producing newscasts. Must work well under deadline pressure during breaking news.

1/8/16 - ANCHOR/REPORTER (Regular Full Time / Orlando, FL): Anchor newscasts as assigned. Use creativity, unique style, originality, innovation, discretion and good news judgment to enterprise, prepare and disseminate news stories in newscasts, during live reports and on the web site. Find local information in an innovative way. Cultivate and maintain contacts and evaluate leads/tips to develop story ideas. Utilize sources to develop substantive news stories. Write creatively and accurately to video. Provide live coverage of breaking events. Take initiative and be a leader in the newsroom. A minimum of three years’ experience working as a reporter and/or anchor in a medium or large market preferred. Good news judgment and knowledge of fair and accurate journalism practices. Ability to tell stories, ask good probing questions in Q&A with reporters and ad-lib effectively. Strong writing skills and thorough knowledge of current events. Excellent people and communication skills; must be a team player. Working knowledge of newsroom computers.

1/8/16 - ASSOCIATE PRODUCER (Regular Full Time / Orlando, FL): Write stories for news programs. Select appropriate video and sound for stories. Assist anchors, reporters and producers in preparing stories for broadcast and the web. Work with the assignment desk in gathering information. Produce newscasts as needed under management supervision. Strong creative writing skills and editorial judgment are a must. Working knowledge of newsroom computer systems, the Internet, graphic and production equipment, ENG & SNG remotes is desirable. Must work well under deadline pressure. College degree in an applicable discipline such as broadcast journalism or equivalent job experience.

1/8/16 - PHOTOGRAPHER (Regular Full Time / Orlando, FL): Shoots and edits video and audio for newscasts, news programming, promotion and other station related purposes. Operates ENG vehicles and equipment. 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 edit systems, Dejero backpacks, lighting and sound equipment, and newsroom computer systems considered a plus. 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.

1/8/16 -Production Assistant (Part-Time)- Memphis, TN: . Duties will include learning and operating all equipment and positions within the Production Department, including studio camera, prompter, audio board, editing, Expression graphics, and Photoshop. Pre-newscast checks of all equipment and duties for the day is expected. Additional duties will be assigned as necessary. This position will require some flexibility and the ability to be on call for special news events, as well as possibly coming in early and staying late for any type of news coverage. Must be able to lift approximately 50 pounds. Must have a winning attitude and be a team player. This is an entry level position.

1/8/16 - Video Editor, Memphis, TN:The news video editor must be capable of editing all video elements of our newscasts. The ideal candidate will be able to edit video from producer and reporter scripts with accuracy, consistency and meet strict deadlines. He or she will have a solid grasp of the technical aspects of video editing while being able to shape sound and images to tell a compelling story. He or she will also be responsible for tuning in live shots, making sure newscasts are recorded, and sending video to sister stations and the network, as needed. The news editor must also know how to post video to the station’s website. Previous non-linear editing experience and strong computer skills are required. An editor should be conversant with all news editing equipment, audio recording equipment, routing switchers, microwave receive units, and be able to coordinate live shots. Knowledge of Canopus Edius and the Bit Central digital news content delivery system is a plus.

12/3/15 - ANCHOR/REPORTER- Seattle, WA: Seeking a morning news anchor/reporter for top rated 5+ hour morning show. Anchor 4:30-5:30 am newscast. Cover breaking news and live reports during 5-10am. Minimum 5 years of on-air experience. Degree in Journalism or related field.

12/3/15 - ANCHOR/REPORTER- Jacksonville, FL: Responsible for anchoring weekend newscasts and reporting. Along with turning stories for TV will be responsible for writing web stories and contributing to social media. Minimum 4 years anchoring and reporting experience.

12/3/15- GENERAL ASSIGNMENT REPORTER- NIGHTSIDE - Jacksonville, FL: Looking for a morning show general assignment reporter. Must be able to handle breaking news and turn daily content quickly. Ability to produce engaging liver shots, standups and teases. Several stories an evening and content for web and social media postings.

11/16/15 - ASSOCIATE PRODUCER - San Diego, CA: Primary responsibilities include news writing, line producing, posting and updating web stories, and building on-air graphics. Previous experience writing for broadcast news is required. Previous experience line producing, as well as experience working with VIZrt graphics system and ENPS is preferred. A degree in Journalism or Communications is also preferred.

11/12/15 - News Production Tech/Director/Editor - Seattle, WA:. Produce 10 hours of news each day, along with special programming such as Washington’s Most Wanted and Seahawks Game day football pre and post-game shows. The successful candidate must have at least 3 years of experience in news production as well as experience with Ross Overdrive control room automation and Final Cut Pro editing systems. They must be able to work as a team with the production crew, producers and on-air talent and demonstrate creativity, initiative, and positive communication techniques. Applicants must possess the ability to work well under pressure and work well with others. The ability to be a self-starter and to handle constant and last minute changes is critical. Strong organizational and logistical skills are a must. Must be able to work flexible hours including weekends and holidays. College degree or equivalent related experience is required.. Primary duties include non-linear news editing, newscast directing, managing control room automation and ability to operate various studio equipment to include audio console, hand-held studio camera, robotic studio cameras, microphones, studio lights, lighting dimmer panel and teleprompter.

11/12/15 - NEWSWRITER (Per Diem) Seattle, WA: Immediate opening for a per-diem news writer to assist news producers in writing content for the broadcast. Looking for someone who writes conversationally, works fast, is a stickler for accuracy and comes to work with a positive, team player attitude. College degree or equivalent related experience preferred. Previous experience a must and producing experience a plus. Responsibilities include writing news stories, directing the editing of video and graphics for broadcast and logging video elements and interviews.

11/10/15 - MORNING SHOW PRODUCER - Cleveland, OH: Hiring for the position of Morning Show Producer for a nationally syndicated radio show. Candidates must book quality guests, identify hot button issues and generate ideas for compelling listener-relatable conversations, possess strong social media knowledge, organizational/multi-tasking skills, leadership qualities, and willingness to participate in on-air discussions. Major or medium market radio experience preferred.