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3/18/15 - SENIOR WEEKEND PRODUCER (Regular Full Time / Orlando, FL): Weekends: Oversee editorial content and meet strategic goals for assigned newscasts. Demonstrate solid news judgment. Ensure newscasts are created with impact by including stories and teases written creatively and effectively. Research and present compelling story ideas. Integrate new digital media (web, social media) with broadcast television. Week days: Plan coverage and produce content for newscasts. Lead planning/coverage efforts for local sports content and programming. Work closely with executive producers, producers and reporters to ensure that stories are enterprised and accommodated in newscasts. Research story ideas, book guests, conduct interviews, and produce stories & segments for the newscasts. Strong creative writing skills and editorial judgment are a must. Ability to lead decisively and contribute to the development of a strong team environment. 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.
3/18/15 - 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: 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.
3/18/15 - 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.
3/18/15 - 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.
3/13/15 - Web/Social Media/News Associate Producer (Part-time)- Jacksonville, FL: Looking for future producers. This is a perfect position to learn the ropes. You will produce for the web and social media as well as assist producers in al aspects of producing a newscast. Responsibilities incliude writing stories and teasers, editing, graphics, research and monitoring news feeds. Prefer college degree in journalism or communications.
3/13/15 - DIGITAL EDITOR -San Diego, CA Looking for a full-time, Digital Editor with solid news judgment, writing and organizational skills. Duties include maintaining and updating station TV website with the latest news, as well as providing content support to the station’s radio websites. Position requires editing copy from television scripts and wire copy, posting images and video as well as the ability to react and disseminate breaking news quickly. Position also has a strong focus on building the Station’s social media outlets and applicants must have experience writing content for social platforms. We are looking for candidates that have experience with a content management system and the ability to build and maintain relationships with producers and reporters in the newsroom. The position will include weekday and possibly weekend shifts and will be required to work on holidays and provide coverage support during staff vacations as needed. A college degree in journalism or similar field is preferred or equivalent experience.
3/13/15 - PRODUCTION TECH (Regular Part Time / Orlando, FL): Assist director with various aspects of production including video camera, audio console, character generator, video recorder and lighting board. College degree or equivalent work experience in film or television preferred. Basic understanding of television production and computers. Weekends and holidays required. This is a part time position scheduled 16 hours per week.
3/13/15 - PROGRAM MANAGER (Regular Full Time / Orlando, FL): Manage all aspects of station programming and reporting including: maintenance of program and movie schedules; program orders and schedules; and program/film contracts. Ensure compliance with FCC reporting and Closed Captioning processes. Meet with syndicators. Maintain Public File in compliance with regulations. Respond to viewer calls and staff requests. Strong PC skills and proficiency with Microsoft Office. Must be detail oriented and have excellent organizational, communication and time management skills. Must have the ability to effectively multi-task and work independently. Experience with Wide Orbit is a plus. Understanding of FCC requirements and importance of compliance. Varied hours and on-call; weekends and OT as needed. College degree. A minimum of 3 yrs. TV experience preferred.
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.