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2/25/15- PHOTOGRAPHER - Los Angeles, CA: Opening for a full-time TV news photographer. Position requires a minimum of three years commercial television experience. Previous experience running microwave trucks and satellite trucks as well as experience with portable live microwave equipment and bonded cellular transmitters is preferred. Previous experience shooting with Sony XD cam, editing on the Sony XPRI editor and/or the ability to edit on Edius and other non-linear platforms is a plus. We are looking for a strong journalist with a keen and creative eye, sharp editing skills and the ability to work at a fast pace. Candidates must be willing to work any shift, early morning day or night, including weekends and/or holidays. Candidates must also be capable of lifting a minimum of fifty pounds and must possess a current valid driver's license and be able to provide proof of current automobile insurance.

2/25/15 - ASSOCIATE PRODUCER- Los Angeles, CA:Looking for an Associate Producer for our evening and/or weekend newscasts. Primary responsibilities include news writing, line producing, posting and updating web stories, and building on-air graphics. Candidates must be able to work evenings, weekends and some alternate shifts. 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.

2/25/15 - REPORTER- Los Angeles, CA: Searching for our next great general assignment reporter. We are looking for a dedicated journalist who is an exceptional storyteller and understands the importance of accuracy, balance and clarity. Position requires the ability to thrive under pressure and be able to make quick decisions in a real-time news environment. Candidates must also be a master at incorporating social media into daily newsgathering, reporting and promotion. Strong live-shot skills and the ability to handle breaking news are essential. Minimum of three years commercial television reporting experience is required. Must also have a current valid driver's license and be able to provide proof of current automobile insurance.

1/16/15 NEWS DIRECTOR - Phoenix, AZ: The News Director is responsible for developing and implementing measurable strategies for audience growth while effectively managing news content delivered on multiple platforms. Duties include, but are not limited tocreate and implement strategic plans for audience growth and newsroom operations; Communicate a compelling and inspired vision consistent with company strategy; Analyze and respond to trends affecting the industry and DMA; Approve all newsroom personnel decisions; Develop and control annual budget to comply with station guidelines; Build and maintain key relationships to foster a positive news image within the community; Monitor all on-air and online product for compliance to Federal, State and local laws; Work closely with other members of the station team to develop and attain departmental and station goals; Knowledge of and proficiency in posting content to station websites; Ability to adapt current resources to emerging technology; Supervise and provide regular feedback to direct reports with ultimate responsibility for all newsroom personnel; Perform other duties as assigned.

1/16/15 - REPORTER (Regular Full Time / Orlando, FL): 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 two years’ experience preferred. Good news judgment and knowledge of fair and accurate journalism practices. Ability to tell stories and ad-lib effectively. Strong writing skills and thorough knowledge of current events; must be a team player. Working knowledge of newsroom computers.

1/16/15 - 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.

1/16/15 - 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: DVC Pro/P-2 camera systems and AVID edit systems, 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.