Nashville, Tennessee

posted on March 29, 2017

job posting:

Meteorologist - WTVF #12861 Description The weekend meteorologist is responsible for preparing and delivering accurate weather reports for the weekend newscasts. Key activities Prepare and deliver daily weathercasts utilizing all available weather data and graphics computers Prepare and deliver urgent weather updates interrupting regular programming as necessary Prepare and deliver all weathercast materials over a variety of mediums, including, but not limited to: TV, Radio, Internet, Newspaper Assist management in evaluations of potential new weather data gathering and presentation computers Receives assignment or evaluates news leads and news tips to develop story ideas Report live from event sites or mobile broadcast unit. Write and produce quality news stories for multiple media platforms. Report, write, capture visual content, edit and produce stories for multiple platforms on deadline, such as Internet and digital channels. Work cooperatively with photographer assigned to story, if one is assigned. Gathers and verifies factual information regarding stories through interview, observation, and research Perform other duties as needed and assigned Education & Experience/Certifications Computer literacy required, including weather and newsroom computer systems. Knowledge of broadcast quality camera equipment. Knowledge of Final Cut Pro editing systems, or similar editing 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. Work environment Valid driver's license, driving record in compliance with station policy, and proof of insurability (liability limits of $100,000 per person/$300,000 per accident/$50,000 property as defined by station policy). Internal candidates please apply through WorkLife. External candidates apply at The E. W. Scripps Company is an equal opportunity employer.

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