Digital Producer

KSTP-TV in Minneapolis/St. Paul is seeking a Digital Producer.

KSTP 5 Eyewitness News is the award-winning ABC network affiliate for the Twin Cities. Part of Hubbard Broadcasting, KSTP-TV is a longtime market leader, and is committed to excellence in all that it does-broadcast news with hyper-local coverage, important public service that deals powerfully with today's issues, and now, more than ever, top-notch digital content, to reach our viewers and followers with information the way they want to receive it. When you work for KSTP, or our other local, independently operated station KSTC, Channel 45, you will find yourself among dedicated, passionate people who work hard every day to improve our product and our community. If you have the qualifications, and you are a person of talent and integrity, we invite you to apply!

Qualifications

  • Prior experience working in a local television newsroom.
  • Exceptional communication and critical thinking skills.
  • Ability to excel in a high pressure, demanding environment, to meet deadlines.
  • Excellent organization and writing skills including grammar and spelling.
  • Excellent verbal skills when speaking with the public and media contacts.
  • Advanced computer literacy and ability to learn new programs/platforms--Knowledge of contemporary newsroom systems is highly
    desired.
  • Experience with digital publishing and content management systems, especially WordPress
  • Experience with web analytics, including Google Analytics, Chartbeat and CrowdTangle
  • Four-year Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism or communications, or equivalent professional experience.
  • Prior experience using major social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube is required.
  • Must be available to work days, nights, weekends and holidays as scheduled.

Compensation and Benefits

When extending an offer, the company considers a variety of factors such as (but not limited to) the candidate's work experience, education/training & key skills as well as internal peer equity and other market and business considerations.
For information regarding our benefits, please copy the link below and paste in your browser:
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Job Overview

5 Eyewitness News is looking for a Content Editor to join our team of award winning journalists. This is a highly skilled position that requires multitasking in a fast paced environment. The content desk is the evolution of a traditional newsroom assignment desk and digital department. We are essential for coordinating, writing, and distributing content across all of our platforms. TV producers, assignment editors and web producers are encouraged to apply.

Job Responsibilities

  • Actively monitor an array police scanners and social media, websites, public safety scanners, phones and emails for breaking news,
    significant events, and interesting community stories.
  • Being knowledgeable about local, nation and global events. Have a good understanding of government and legal policy and procedure.
  • Generate unique, enterprise story ideas. Work with producers and reporters to develop complete stories, find contacts, and track follow
    ups.
  • Make snap decisions during breaking news by notifying the newsroom, assigning crews, and confirming information. Being accurate
    while aggressive is a must.
  • Coordinating multiple field crews, multiple ways to broadcast in remote live locations while maintaining communication with the
    newsroom
  • Write news directly to our online and social platforms from a variety of sources including AP feeds, social media accounts, and live
    video.
  • Utilize a variety of technologies for video capture & edit, file transfer, social communication, live traffic cameras, remote interviews.
  • Communicates frequently throughout the day regarding changes with reporters, story follows, crew assignments, etc.
  • Consult with newsroom management on difficult editorial decisions. Able to quickly adapt to other duties that arise on short notice.
  • Able to quickly adapt to other duties that arise on short notice.

EEO Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer, including disability/vets.

Diversity Statement

Hubbard Broadcasting has been committed to representing the communities we serve since our founding over 100 years ago. The same holds true today. We know the best way to accomplish this is by recruiting and retaining top talent from diverse cultures, life experiences, and world views. With dignity and respect, we value YOU and everything that makes YOU uniquely YOU.

For more details and to apply, click here.

Radio and Digital Sales Executive

Lakeland Media is looking for a driven, forward-thinking sales executive to join our team. Your day will be spent working with local businesses creating solutions utilizing our multimedia platforms including radio, social media management, and programmatic digital advertising.

If you’re a self-starter looking to be a part of a winning team, this is your place.

Who you are:

  • First and foremost, you have a positive, can-do attitude
  • Driven; motivated by doing the right thing every time
  • Willing to say NO when necessary
  • High level of integrity
  • Go-getter… someone who hears ideas and is willing to run with them
  • High attention to detail
  • Great follow-up
  • Self-starter
  • Ability to think outside of the box
  • Problem solver

Responsibilities

  • Identifies and solicits new business; builds and maintains a full pipeline of sales prospects.
  • Services and grows relationships in existing base of clients.
  • Identifies client needs and develops persuasive proposals to meet needs and opportunities.
  • Delivers effective sales presentations.
  • Maintains an up-to-date CRM
  • Maintins client communication and preserves client satisfaction.
  • Monitors competition to continually find new account leads.
  • Negotiates rates based on budgets.
  • Works collaboratively with internal partners to drive revenue.
  • Ensures prompt payments.
  • Follows all station procedures for preparing orders, resolving billing issues, submitting regular reports regarding sales, pipeline lists, forecasts, and competitive analysis.
  • Creates effective advertising/marketing campaigns utilizing multiple media channels.
  • Generates revenue and meets/exceeds established sales targets.
  • Responsible to accurately project revenues, meet and exceed monthly budgets, and overachieve annual budgets.
  • Execute strategies set forth by your Sales Manager to help guide you to success achieving monthly sales quotas consistently.

Qualifications

  • Previous sales experience is a must. A history of success with clients and a proven ability to develop and grow revenue is key.
  • Knowledge and experience with radio/digital media is preferred.
  • The ability to work with urgency to meet deadlines.
  • Accomplished at prospecting and qualifying.
  • Personable. You must be able to easily engage with prospects and quickly develop a rapport.
  • You must have excellent communication and problem-solving skills.
  • Valid driver’s license, auto insurance, and vehicle required.

Benefits

  • Uncapped commission potential
  • 2 weeks of PTO
  • Company provided Laptop
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Weekly, Monthly, and Quarterly contests
  • High Energy Work Environment

Close date:  April 5, 2024

To apply please send a cover letter and resume to:

ATTN HR

Lakeland Media

1340 7th Street NW

Willmar, MN 56201

or send via email to HR at hr@willmarradio.com. Lakeland Broadcasting is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Lakeland Media provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Lakeland Media complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Lakeland Media expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

Meteorologist/MMJ (W/End)

KTTC-TV in Rochester is seeking a Meteorologist/MMJ (W/End).

Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 113 television markets that collectively reach 36 percent of US television households.

We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.

About KTTC:

KTTC is the leading NBC affiliate, serving Rochester, Austin, and Mason City as the #1 station for news, information, and entertainment programming. KTTC strives for leadership in our industry and in our community, and does this by keeping viewers safe and informed, supporting non-profits and organizations that serve the community, and helping our local businesses grow. All employees accept personal responsibility for maintaining the professional culture at KTTC. The KTTC leadership team believes in workplaces “Free of discrimination, harassment, and incivility – and filled with opportunity, especially for those who've been traditionally denied it,” (a definition adopted by the work and training put forth by the Power Shift Project). If you value kindness and respect as much as we do, please apply.

To learn more about KTTC visit: https://www.kttc.com/page/living-working-and-playing-in-rochester-minnesota/

Job Summary/Description:

Are you looking to get your start in broadcasting a market that experiences all weather scenarios? Are you curious about the world around you and interested in telling stories that have an impact? KTTC-TV in Rochester, Minnesota, is ready for you to join our team!

Our coverage area of southeast Minnesota and northeast Iowa sees snow, rain, tornadoes, derechos, floods, and more. We're the perfect market to get your start and grow as a professional broadcast meteorologist. The KTTC First Alert Weather team is looking for someone who loves weather. This person will primarily forecast on-air on weekends and work in the news department turning content during the week. This meteorologist will work closely with our Chief Meteorologist, news management, and producers to craft engaging and dynamic forecasts.

An ideal candidate will have a firm understanding that weather impacts all parts of our lives. Forecasting at the green screen in studio isn't their only responsibility. Climate change is real and will be the story this generation covers their entire lives. Weather happens outside the studio and this meteorologist will have a strong desire to get out and tell those impactful stories. In their role as an MMJ, a successful candidate will work to find those stories at the intersection of climate change and our lives, be curious about their community, and work with other news staff to create impactful content. We're also looking for someone who can create unique weather content viewers would like to see on Roku, AppleTV, Amazon Fire, our weather app, and our website. Experience with WSI graphics systems is a plus. Experience in reporting, shooting, and editing will set you apart from other applicants, but not required.

Duties/Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

• Analyze weather data and prepare an accurate forecast
• Cover severe and breaking weather situations across all platforms
• Post weather content to station website, social media accounts, apps, and streaming devices
• Flexibility in scheduling to cover severe weather or fill-in for other weather team members
• Strong time management skills

Qualifications/Requirements:

• Applicable experience in the field of meteorology

If you feel you're qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on "apply now" , upload your resume, cover letter, and references

(Current employees who are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro self-service portal )

KTTC-TV/Gray Television, Inc. is a drug-free company

Additional Info:

Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray's employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

Gray Television encourages all new employees to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus virus before the first workday.

For more details and to apply, click here.

Digital News Producer

KTTC-TV in Rochester is seeking a Digital News Producer.

Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 113 television markets that collectively reach 36 percent of US television households. 

We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business. 

About KTTC:

KTTC is the leading NBC affiliate, serving Rochester, Austin, and Mason City as the #1 station for news, information, and entertainment programming. KTTC strives for leadership in our industry and in our community, and does this by keeping viewers safe and informed, supporting non-profits and organizations that serve the community, and helping our local businesses grow. All employees accept personal responsibility for maintaining the professional culture at KTTC. The KTTC leadership team believes in workplaces “Free of discrimination, harassment, and incivility – and filled with opportunity, especially for those who’ve been traditionally denied it,” (a definition adopted by the work and training put forth by the Power Shift Project). If you value kindness and respect as much as we do, please apply.

To learn more about KTTC visit: https://www.kttc.com/page/living-working-and-playing-in-rochester-minnesota/

Job Summary/Description:  

KTTC Television in Rochester, MN is looking for a digital news producer with a passion for news. A digital news producer will write, report, and edit news stories; generate story ideas, create unique social media posts, and look for opportunities to carry exclusive content for our streaming platforms.

KTTC News is looking for a digital news producer with a passion for news. A digital news producer will write, report, and edit news stories; generate story ideas, create unique social media posts, and look for opportunities to carry exclusive content for our streaming platforms. 

We want someone who is not only enthusiastic about helping us grow our current digital platforms but also interested in helping us find new avenues to serve our viewers here in the digital age.

This is a very exciting time for the news business. People are viewing news more than ever and we have so many digital tools available to keep our viewers informed. We want a Digital News Producer who is excited about finding creative ways to use these digital tools while also on the lookout for the next big thing. The digital landscape is changing every day, so innovation and creativity are crucial for our business.  Attention to detail, organization, and strong writing skills are also a priority for this position. It's a big job but the person we hire will be surrounded by an amazing team and a group of managers focused on helping them learn and grow every day. This could be your opportunity to take your career to the next level!

Please note - primary job duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the information listed above 

Qualifications/Requirements:

- This position will require someone who has strong writing and grammar skills.
- They must be able to shoot and edit video; create personalized stories for the web.
- Attention to detail is important and time management is crucial for success.
- A successful candidate will have strong computer skills, familiarity with social media, and AP-style writing.

If you feel you’re qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on "apply now", upload your resume, cover letter, and references

(Current employees who are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro self-service portal)

KTTC-TV/Gray Television, Inc. is a drug-free company

Additional Info:

Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

Gray Television encourages all new employees to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus virus before the first workday.

Qualifications

Behaviors

Preferred

Detail Oriented

: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well

Education

Required

High School or better.

For more details and to apply, click here.

Morning Show Host

INFLUENCER

Bring your positive personality to Central Minnesota country music listeners!

 

WYRQ – Q92 -- is seeking a morning show personality for the first time since 1990 – Al, our morning guy, wants to retire in June.  Duties include:  morning show LIVE host 5A-9A, sports director (we carry live and local sports as well as the Minnesota Twins), play-by-play on location.  We are seeking the talent who will continue our #1 Country Station history, teamwork attitude, love of country music and community. 

 

Requirement:  Must live or relocate to Little Falls, MN.

 

Salary based on experience and ability to influence local advertisers.   Current studio software/equipment:  Natural Music; AirForce Automation; Adobe Audition

 

Send resume and air check to:  chris@fallsradio.com before March 15, 2024.

 

 

Weekend Producer/Multimedia Journalist

WDIO-TV in Duluth is seeking a Weekend Producer/Multimedia Journalist.

WDIO-TV, News Channel 10/13 is the award-winning ABC network affiliate for Northeastern Minnesota and Northwest Wisconsin. Part of Hubbard Broadcasting, WDIO-TV is committed to excellence in all that it does-broadcast news with hyper-local coverage, important public service that deals powerfully with today's issues, and now, more than ever, top-notch digital content, to reach our viewers and followers with information the way they want to receive it. When you work for WDIO-TV, you will find yourself among dedicated, passionate people who work hard every day to improve our product and our community. If you have the qualifications, and you are a person of talent and integrity, we invite you to apply!

Qualifications

  • Some experience producing a local television newscast preferred.
  • Ability to read, write and speak English well.
  • Must be able to add and subtract time.
  • Able to work with others as part of a team.
  • Excellent organization and writing skills including grammar and spelling
  • Understands when to take charge of situations when it is warranted.
  • Four-year Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism or communications or equivalent experience preferred. 
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • Must have a valid driver's license and safe driving history as determined by the Company. Driving record will be checked.

Compensation and Benefits

Diversity Statement

Hubbard Broadcasting has been committed to representing the communities we serve since our founding over 100 years ago. The same holds true today. We know the best way to accomplish this is by recruiting and retaining top talent from diverse cultures, life experiences, and world views. With dignity and respect, we value YOU and everything that makes YOU uniquely YOU.

Job Overview

This position is responsible for selecting stories for broadcast, researching, writing and gathering newscast content. This position is also responsible for presenting live on TV and radio unscripted and scripted news reports.

Job Responsibilities

  • Maintain extensive community contacts and awareness of local, state and national current events.
  • Collaborate with the news director to choose stories to broadcast considering audience preferences.
  • Meet with the news director, reporters and news anchors to be briefed on the day's news.
  • Revise scripts and prepare to deliver them on-air.
  • Organize the news to present the most interesting pieces first, ensure late-breaking news is added to newscasts.
  • Introduce news correspondents reporting on scene and ask relevant questions.
  • Interview guests and other members involved in particular stories engaging in commentary.
  • Keep abreast of news developments by studying papers, attending events, and staying in contact with industry professionals.
  • Write for station's website and maintain an active social media presence.
  • Make daily promotional community appearance.
  • Provide newsroom leadership and contribute to overall team effort.
  • Comply with the moral code of the journalistic profession.
  • Produce weekend newscasts.  MMJ duties as needed.
  • Complete other duties as assigned.

EEO Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer, including disability/vets.

For more details and to apply, click here.

Midday On-Air Personality

Midwest Communications’ heritage Top 40 101 WIXX/Green Bay has a full-time opening for midday personality!

WIXX is not your typical Top 40 — we are personality-driven and live 24/7. WIXX boasts No. 1s in every demo, dominates the region in cume and is closely connected with everything Green Bay Packers.

The person who wins this job must be creative, fresh and local every break, have consistent engagement with the listeners and strong social media skills. The job also includes daily production, social media content creation and public appearances.   Potential MD and/or APD stripes may be in order for the right candidate.

Listen online to get the vibe at wixx.com.

WIXX is owned by Duke Wright’s Midwest Communications — a privately run company dedicated to super-serving the local community. You will work in one of the finest broadcast facilities in the nation with a 100kw signal that covers the vast region.

WIXX has a long tradition of winning, so a positive attitude and passion for the brand is a must. We hire “S.W.A.N.s” — Smart, Works Hard, Ambitious, Nice. We offer a competitive salary and a full benefits package.

Sound good? Email your tastefully-sized aircheck, resume, cover letter and any other materials to: happy@mwcradio.com, or mail your package to WIXX, c/o Brand Manager Corey Carter, 1420 Bellevue Street, Green Bay, WI 54311. No calls please.

Midwest Communications, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice! 

Morning Traffic Reporter/MSJ

KARE-TV, the NBC affiliate in Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota, is looking for a dynamic, enterprising Morning Traffic Reporter/Multiskilled Journalist to join our morning show, “Sunrise.” The successful candidate is a team player and newsroom leader with excellent communication skills and proven ability to ad lib in any live situation. This candidate must work skillfully with an ensemble morning broadcast team.

This candidate must have the ability to provide the latest traffic information during our morning newscasts. Candidate must be able to utilize our traffic tools and technology to report on breaking accidents, jams, and other traffic-related issues during the morning drive. This candidate will also report on traffic on all platforms as a multimedia journalist to inform viewers about traffic projects, construction, and traffic news stories that impact our audience. The candidate must also be a strong, enterprising reporter with the ability to cultivate sources, interview, shoot, write, voice and edit compelling stories for mornings or other dayparts. Candidate must be connected to the community and have practical knowledge of the roads and freeways in the MSP region.

Broadcast skills are important and so is the ability to write for all platforms. The ideal must have a good understanding of social media emerging platforms and have a strong social presence.

Responsibilities:

•  Provide multiple daily traffic reports as part of an ensemble morning show and report on important traffic local stories affecting our community

•  Generate unique, compelling and innovative story/show ideas and content.

•  Report live from the field.

•  To be a strong communicator with the ability to react quickly to breaking news in a changing environment.

•  Develop story ideas, cultivate traffic sources, write, shoot and edit enterprise traffic stories, and for on-air broadcasting that offer a unique traffic perspective.

•  Excellent, creative presentation and writing skills a must.

•  Write and post daily on all digital platforms.

•  Community and/or talent appearances.

•  Perform other tasks as required

Job Requirements:

•  Journalism or related degree preferred and one to three years broadcasting experience

•  Previous traffic reporting experience preferred but not mandatory

•  Proven strength in on-camera delivery with the ability to ad-lib.

•  Excellent writing, packaging, and live skills.

•  Must be able to report in a broad range of styles, from field anchoring to studio touchscreen

•  Demonstrated ability to work under pressure.

•  Knowledge of ENPS and Edius, a plus.

Work Environment: Office

Physical Demands: Light work

Travel: Rarely: less than 10%

Work Environment Set: Office: normally performed in a typical interior/office environment

Physical Demands Set: Light work: Involves sitting most of the time, walking, lifting, bending, standing, etc.

 

About TEGNA

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 64 television stations in 51 U.S. markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 network affiliates in the top 25 markets among independent station groups, reaching approximately 39 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks True Crime Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, digital and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. For more information, visit

www.TEGNA.com

EEO statement:

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information. TEGNA complies with all applicable laws related to accommodations.

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Producer

KIMT-TV is seeking a Producer for our Rochester, Minnesota newsroom.  The ideal candidate must be organized and able to meet daily writing and editing deadlines in a high-energy working environment.  You will be creating written and video content for television newscasts, our station website and social media.

 


KIMT-TV is part of the Allen Media Broadcasting group, whose holdings include The Weather Channel.  Allen Media Broadcasting offers a generous benefit package and time-off plan. 

 

To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or email cover letter and resume to: hr@kimt.com.

KIMT-TV is an equal opportunity employer.

 

Multimedia Journalist

KAAL-TV in Rochester is seeking a Multimedia Journalist.

As an ABC6 News (KAAL-TV) employee, you're surrounded by opportunity while experiencing forward-thinking philosophy. You'll work among passionate, engaged professionals who work together to create the most entertaining content in Television and Digital platforms for our audience. Whether you're searching for a career On-Air, Behind-The-Scenes, or Marketing & Promotion, there's opportunity to learn, grow, and thrive within ABC6 News and Hubbard Broadcasting.

Qualifications

  • A college degree in journalism, television or communications or equivalent experience; solid journalism background with ___-year experience in a reporting role.
  • Demonstrable skills in shooting and editing video for television news is required.
  • Must have a valid driver's license and a safe driving history as determined by the Company. Driving record will be checked before hire and annually.
  • Must be knowledgeable of issues, newsmakers, and current events and be able to present stories in a way that is accurate, clear, complete, and relevant to viewers.
  • Ability to handle a variety of news reporting assignments, including but not limited to, live appearances on the news set and at remote locations.
  • Familiar with the operation of contemporary news technologies for video acquisition and transmission, digital content editing and management, and newsroom computer systems.
  • Solid writing skills required. Knowledge of production values preferred.
  • Ability to get along and communicate with a variety of people in often extreme circumstances.
  • Must be able to think quickly and respond to breaking news in high pressure situations and have strong organization and live reporting skills.
  • Must be flexible to work any assigned shift including nights, weekends, holidays; and extended hours.

Please submit a demo reel link of your on-air experience along with your resume and cover letter.

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to communicate in English, both verbally and in writing.
  • Work with time sensitive and sometimes confidential information under tight deadlines and in pressure situations.
  • Ability to read, hear and speak clearly and follow both oral and written direction.
  • Manual dexterity and fine motor skills to manipulate computer keys and camera equipment as well as general office equipment (telephone, copier, etc.).
  • Ability to read TelePrompter, to view videotape, and to listen to live and recorded audio
  • Ability to lift and carry equipment up to 50 lbs.
  • May wear headsets and work in confined space during the course of work.
  • Must be able to move quickly at times from newsroom to edit booths to studio.
  • Sit and/or stand for extended periods of time.
  • Ability to think critically and quickly and to articulate information in clear, concise manner to others.
  • Work outdoors in extreme heat and cold.
  • Average pushing and pulling, bending and stooping.
  • Drives company vehicle for the purpose of daily local travel. May travel regionally or nationally from time to time.

 

The Company may make reasonable accommodations to facilitate the ability to perform essential job functions.

Job Overview

This position is responsible for covering news stories for the television station. Duties include enterprising, reporting, shooting, editing, and writing news stories.

Job Responsibilities

  • Originate and develop stories for broadcast and digital. May receive story ideas from management. Research and gather content for story. Write clear, accurate and interesting stories. Break down complicated and involved stories so that they are easy to understand. Ensure that any visuals shown are relevant, appropriate and impactful.
  • Present live scripted and unscripted news reports; may present live stories from the scene of the news, the newsroom and/or studio or may tape stories for later broadcast.
  • Travel to the scene of a news story to gather video and other information for broadcast.
  • Write and post stories to website and other digital media platforms. Frequently update online stories.
  • Shoot steady, sequenced video with good, clean audio for news, weather and sports for daily newscasts, specials and social media under tight deadlines and for multiple shows.
  • Edit video satisfactorily for news stories such as vos, vo/sots, setups and reporter pacs using difference techniques and different editing machines under tight deadlines. Editing may be done at the station or remote locataion.
  • Complete assignments according to established deadlines.
  • Maintain extensive community contacts and awareness of local and national current events.
  • Make promotional and community appearances as required.
  • Communicate frequently throughout the day and work collaboratively with others in the newsroom.
  • Contribute to the overall team effort to provide the market with the best possible local television journalism. Work in a team environment cooperatively and collaboratively with a variety of people. Build working relationships with co-workers, community members, and the general public. Act in a professional manner when representing the station.
  • Maintain appropriate standards with regard to wardrobe, hair, cosmetics, and other areas of grooming.
  • Attend editorial and strategic meetings. Contribute story ideas on a daily basis.
  • Report to work on time and work established schedule/hours. Ability to work other hours or alternate schedules as needed, as assigned by the News Director.
  • Complete other duties as requested and needed

Compensation and Benefits

When extending an offer, the company considers a variety of factors such as (but not limited to) the candidate's work experience, education/training & key skills as well as internal peer equity and other market and business considerations.
For information regarding our benefits, please copy the link below and paste in your browser:
https://hubbardbroadcasting.com/our-company/working-here/"

EEO Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer, including disability/vets.

Diversity Statement

Hubbard Broadcasting has been committed to representing the communities we serve since our founding over 100 years ago. The same holds true today. We know the best way to accomplish this is by recruiting and retaining top talent from diverse cultures, life experiences, and world views. With dignity and respect, we value YOU and everything that makes YOU uniquely YOU.

For more details and to apply, click here.