AM News Producer

WKBT News 8 needs a morning news producer with AM show attitude. You`ll take charge of creating compelling daily news content and memorable moments as part of our #1 rated morning newscast. We need someone with equal parts great news judgement and a flair for creating fun TV! If you can survive and thrive working overnights, this position offers a great opportunity to join a terrific team and a very successful newscast. In this role, the daily news cycle starts with you.

Posted on: June 15, 2018

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Multimedia Journalist

The E.W. Scripps Company is currently looking for a dynamic, hardworking, experienced and creative MMJ to join our Regional Emmy® winning NBC affiliate team at WGBA in Green Bay, WI. The city is famous for its sports history and the Green Bay Packers, as well as its contagious local spirit and personality. As a member of this highly collaborative news team, the Multimedia Journalist is responsible for researching, writing, capturing visual content and editing compelling news stories for multiple platforms. Key activities •Receives assignment or evaluates news leads and news tips to develop story ideas. •Gathers and verifies factual information regarding stories through interview, observation, and research. •Organizes material, determines slant or emphasis, and writes story according to prescribed editorial style and format standards. •Shoots video and still photos to illustrate stories. •Edits, or assists in editing, videos for all multimedia platforms. •Appears on television program when conducting taped interview or narration •Gives live reports from site of event or mobile broadcast unit. •Work cooperatively with photographer assigned to story, if one is assigned. •Assist news producer in preparing newscast. •Assist online staff in preparing for multi media stories. •Report, write, capture quality visual content, edit and produce stories for multiple platforms on deadline, such as Internet and digital channels. Education & Experience/Certifications •Bachelors degree in broadcast journalism or related degree or equivalent years of experience •Minimum of two years of experience Skills & Abilities •Computer literacy required, including newsroom computer systems. •Videography and non-linear editing experience preferred. •Knowledge of broadcast quality camera equipment. •Edit video on Final Cut Pro editing systems, or similar equipment. •Strong broadcast and AP style writing skills. •Proficient at posting content to various websites. •Self-motivated and able to work in a fast-paced deadline-driven environment. About Scripps The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) serves audiences and businesses through a growing portfolio of television, radio and digital media brands. With 33 television stations, Scripps is one of the nation’s largest independent TV station owners. Scripps runs an expanding collection of local and national journalism and content businesses, including Newsy, the next-generation national news network; podcast industry leader Midroll Media; and fast-growing national broadcast networks Bounce, Grit, Escape and Laff. Scripps produces original programming including “Pickler & Ben,” runs an award-winning investigative reporting newsroom in Washington, D.C., and is the longtime steward of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps has held for decades to the motto, “Give light and the people will find their own way.” As an equal employment opportunity employer, The E.W. Scripps Company and its affiliates do not discriminate in its employment decisions on the basis on race, sex, sexual orientation, gender, color, religion, age, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, citizenship or national origin, and military membership or veteran status, or on any other basis which would be in violation of any applicable federal, state or local law. Furthermore, the company will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship for the company.

Posted on: June 11, 2018

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Weekend MMJ/Anchor

The E.W. Scripps Company is currently looking for a dynamic, hardworking, experienced and creative Weekend Anchor, MMJ to join our Regional Emmy® winning NBC affiliate team at WGBA in Green Bay, WI. The city is famous for its sports history and the Green Bay Packers, as well as its contagious local spirit and personality. As a member of this highly collaborative team in Green Bay, you will share in the research, production, and delivery of accurate news reports for the weekend newscasts and well as prepare and report compelling news stories throughout the week. Key activities •Research, develop, and organize newscasts or local programs; responsible for writing, story development, and showcasing. •Works closely with news/local program managers and news director to determine content needs. •Responsible for oversite of live broadcast and up to the minute editorial discussions. •Enhance content of the rundown with graphics, video, research, and station branding. •Report live on location from various news events. •Post content to stations websites. •Perform various community service activities for station, including performing as master of ceremonies for public service events and as host/hostess for station events. •Periodically required to drive personal or company vehicle to cover various assignments. •Perform other duties as needed and as directed by News Leadership. Education & Experience/Certifications •Four-year college degree preferred. •At least 6 years on camera experience. Skills & Abilities •Must connect on camera with a sense of urgency. •Ability to cultivate sources and mine stories. •Excellent conversational and creative writing skills. •Knowledge of newsroom computers, databases & equipment strongly preferred. •Must demonstrate strong news judgment and organizational skills. •Must have keen sense of logistics and ability to work well under intense pressure and deadlines. •Must have good creative and editorial judgment. Mastery of journalistic ethics and libel law. •Must be able to speak clearly and concisely. Work environment •Deadline driven and faced-paced newsroom. •Must have a valid driver’s license, excellent driving record, and provide proof of insurance.

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News Producer

The Digital News Producer selects and organizes stories for digital broadcast platforms as well as digital web platforms including the stations website and social media pages. Digital News Producers must be capable of making quick and sound editorial decisions, including: • Deciding which stories are of most interest to our Local 5 news consumers. • Prioritize stories and story development efforts. • Determine the order in which stories will be told in broadcasts. • Write compelling broadcast content focused for our audience. • Be able to quickly adjust stories within newscasts to accommodate breaking news. • Communicate effectively with coworkers, anchors, directors as well as field reporters. • Write informative and detailed web platform stories including links and additional information viewers will find useful. • Write compelling teases to bring viewers to our broadcasts. • Time broadcasts and insure they are clean and correct on the air. • Edits video for broadcast as well as online use. Skills Required: • Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, communications, or related field of equivalent combination of education and work experience. • Fluency in English with strong spelling and grammar. • Excellent communication skills (oral and written) with both coworkers and the public. • Proficiency with computers, tablets and mobile digital devices. • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously. • Flexibility to work any shift, with some late notice of shift and schedule changes. Physical Demands and Work Environment: The Digital News Producer must be able to stand, sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, work outdoors in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions. In addition, must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 25 pounds, and be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls. Repetitive movements are required. Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions. Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted on: June 5, 2018

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News Director

Here’s your chance to lead a truly special newsroom—in a place you would be proud to call home. First and foremost, you get to lead a newsroom loaded with talent at a dominant television station. Second you have the rare opportunity work for a family owned company who still loves broadcasting and cares deeply about the product and their people. And you get to live in a gorgeous part of the country 10 minutes away from lakes, rivers, walking trails, golf, a ski resort and more. And we actually believe in a work life balance. (Yes, we do. And you would too if you lived in a place like this!) Quincy Media’s WAOW-TV in Wausau, Wisconsin is looking for an experienced newsroom manager. We need a strong leader with at least five years of experience. We need a great storyteller and someone who lives to make the team around them even stronger. You have to love news. And I mean love it. You have to be a catalyst and a leader in our digital and social efforts and set the tone every day in the newsroom. If that’s you, this could be one of the best jobs you will ever have. You will report to the General Manager and you will have the chance to work closely with other department heads to help us reach our next level of success. WAOW is part of Quincy Media, Inc., a family owned company. Throughout Quincy, positions are available for candidates with all levels of experience and the advancement you are seeking. Visit www.CareersAtQuincy.com for links to all stations and opportunities.

Posted on: May 30, 2018

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Reporter/MMJ

CBS58, a part of Weigel Broadcasting Co., has a Reporter/MMJ opening in Milwaukee! CBS58 brings you the best in quality news, prime, entertainment and sports. As a part of Weigel Broadcasting Co., an entrepreneurial and independent family-owned media company, we reach over 96% of U.S. Households with 375 network affiliates and over 175 television markets. CBS58 seeks an experienced Reporter/MMJ to complement our news team. We are looking for a storyteller who can write and produce quality news stories for multiple media platforms. This job requires a self-starter with good news judgment, strong writing ability and solid live skills. Must have a minimum of two years, news experience in shooting and reporting, including gathering content, and editing. Requires a valid drivers license, insurability, and schedule flexibility. If you have what we are looking for, please apply with your resume, cover letter, and a link to your demo reel. We offer a competitive compensation package, employer contributed health and welfare benefits, paid time off, paid qualified FMLA Leave, and much more! Weigel Broadcasting Co. maintains an Equal Employment Opportunity Policy for all applicants and employees. We give fair consideration to all qualified persons and afford all our employees opportunities for advancement according to their individual abilities, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, age or sex, or other protected categories. No opportunities for promotion, transfer or any other benefit of employment will be diminished through discriminatory practices. Employees or prospective employees have the right to notify an appropriate local, state or Federal agency if they believe they have been discriminated against. Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/ssd8fc6s8t35s2r3

Posted on: May 23, 2018

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Multimedia Journalist

KBJR Television in beautiful Duluth, Minnesota is looking for an ambitious journalist to find, shoot, edit and report news. You must be a self-starter who can track down news and report it on-air, online and across our station’s social media and mobile platforms. If you want to learn the multi-platform reporting business quickly – this is the perfect place to do it. We’re looking for a hard-working, creative journalist who can tell compelling stories rather than simply write news copy. If you’re willing to work hard and learn fast, this job is the perfect foot-in-the-door at our company. A college degree and at least one year of experience are preferred. A good driving record and flexible schedule are required. Duluth, MN is located on the shore of Lake Superior and is rich with everything from outdoor adventures to arts and entertainment year-round.

Posted on: May 14, 2018

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Morning Anchor/Producer

KBJR-TV in Duluth, MN has a rare opportunity for an energetic and creative morning news co-anchor who greets each day with a smile. We are looking for a versatile, enterprising self-starter who is fast, efficient and works well under tight deadlines and can help lead the newsroom. In addition to anchoring, this position includes producing our two-hour newscast. The right candidate will create an experience for viewers, not just stack a show. Special projects reporting and representing the station at community events are also expected. Duluth is located on the shore of Lake Superior and is rich with everything from outdoor adventures to arts and entertainment year-round.

Posted on: May 2, 2018

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News Anchor / Reporter

WITI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. FOX6 News is seeking an aggressive anchor / reporter to join our team. This anchor opening is for our weekend newscasts. You need to be someone who is energetic and comfortable on the desk, while being aggressive and hungry to get content on our digital platforms and on air. Developing sources and breaking stories is what it’s all about in the field; being a great engaging communicator is what’s required on the desk. You need to use every tool available: online postings, social media, videography, and whatever gets invented next. You must have at least 3 years experience. You must be able to show your exceptional writing, story organization, live shot skills, and anchoring. This job is mostly about reporting so that’s where we’ll start. Timid and bland won’t cut it here. You must be a team player who works well alone, with photojournalists, editors, producers and managers. If you need the assignment desk or a newspaper for stories, you won’t work out here. Send along a hyperlink of your best and most recent work. The e-mail is: witihr@fox6now.com

Posted on: March 29, 2018

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