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10/1/14 -Phone Screener/Show Participant- Cleveland, OH: Candidates must screen calls, support the Executive Producer/show as directed, have strong social media and technical/production skills and participate in on-air discussions. Radio experience preferred. No phone calls.

10/1/14 - MANAGING EDITOR- Seattle, WA: Searching for a Managing Editor to supervise the day-to-day editorial operation of the newsroom. The right candidate will be someone who can execute from the station playbook, interpret research, and think critically about the major news happening in Seattle. The Managing Editor should have a passion for breaking news coverage, digital news coverage, and social media. The ideal candidate will also bring excellent leadership and teambuilding skills. Supervise the editorial content of the news product. Proactively exercise journalistic judgment in maintaining accurate, unbiased KIRO 7 coverage. Work closely with the News Director, Executive Producer, Digital Team, Assignment Editors, Producers and Reporters in planning the day's assignments. Provide constructive editorial feedback to news staff. Make sure content is executed on all platforms, including website and social media sites. Report directly to the News Director and act in place of the News Director when appropriate. The position requires a minimum of 7 years of newsroom experience and at least two years of management experience. Experience in a large market is a plus. College degree preferred.

10/1/14 - REPORTER/ANCHOR- Seattle, WA: Looking for an experienced anchor with a passion for reporting. An anchor at this station must be able to drive the station brand on-air, on-line, and on social media. The Anchor/Reporter will join a newsroom of experienced journalists working in America’s most beautiful city. Here are the traits of a successful anchor: Ability to narrate, ad-lib and add value to live breaking news and severe weather coverage. Investigative reporting skills that add depth to the newscast. Strong writing and editorial skills. Thorough understanding of social media and demonstrated ability to move audience between all platforms. Curiosity that drives an understanding of current events in Seattle and beyond. Desire to connect with local communities by meeting with local groups and representing station at important events in and around Seattle. Qualifications: Preferred: B.A Degree in Journalism, Communications, or Other. Required 1-2 yrs. experience as a Reporter/Anchor.

9/12/14 - Morning Anchor/Multimedia Journalist - Bluefield, VA: ooking for an energetic, creative morning show anchor with the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, competitive news environment. The ideal candidate will have a full understanding of how to maximize impact on all platforms. We are looking for a leader in both our newsroom and in the community serving the two Virginias. This is not an entry level position. Anchoring experience is required. Producing experience preferred. Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Broadcasting, Communications or related field is preferred.

9/12/14 - Associate Producer (On-Air Sports Promos) - New York, NY Screen and gather footage for own projects as well as other producers. Keep track of footage & music q sheets and process with clearances. Request ISCI codes. Traffic requests for making & sharing links of work. Produce recap and sizzle tapes for Affiliate & Ad Sales Marketing as well as Conference division season highlights. Write and produce topical promos. Request & Coordinate with graphic team on delivery of elements. Supervise voiceover sessions and weekly Billboard edits for Ad sales delivery. Pulling footage on a weekly basis for upcoming tune-in spots or image campaigns. Help mentor interns. 1-2 years of Production Assistant experience in television sports production. On-air promo and college sports knowledge a must. Capable of working well in a fast paced environment, ability to wear many hats and good communication skills are required. Proficient knowledge of Final Cut Pro.

8/29/14 - CREATIVE SERVICES WRITER/PRODUCER - Seattle, WA Seeking a promotion Writer/Producer who lives and breathes local news and wants to sell a great news brand! The ideal candidate loves writing, editing, and thrives in a newsroom environment. You will be surrounded by a team that wants to win, that values your expertise, your passion, and your creativity. Whether you’re a veteran or a relative newbie, we’re in search of someone with a positive, can-do attitude, and a willingness to learn from a talented and supportive group of producers. Whether you want to find a fun and exciting new place to call home, or take your career to that next level, we’re the place for you! Come experience the incredible beauty of Seattle and the Pacific Northwest, the exciting atmosphere of a winning station, and the support of THE BEST media company in the country. Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Production, Marketing or Broadcast-related field preferred. Excellent communication, organization, and writing skills are required. The successful candidate will have a minimum 1-2 years of experience working in Creative Services or the newsroom at a television station. Must have hands-on experience with a local news product. You must be a creative writer and video editor. Must have experience in graphic design, as it relates to producing compelling/eye-catching promos maximizing graphic elements in the production. Prefer Avid, After Affects, and Photoshop experience, as well as videography experience. Prefer experience using Avid iNews and DekoCast software.