News - Assistant News Specialist
Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.
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.
WVUE- FOX 8 in New Orleans is the #1 rated News station in the competitive New Orleans Market. FOX 8 is committed to providing in-depth investigative stories that affect change, hold the powerful accountable, and shine a light on public corruption. FOX 8 recognizes the responsibility of keeping the viewing public safe and informed about the world around them delivering all the news, information and entertainment viewers want and need to know. With this mission in mind, FOX 8 is committed to serving as the Weather Authority for Southeast Louisiana and Southwest Mississippi and continues to lead in the field of investigative journalism. Fox 8 is committed to innovation and continued evolution in the use of existing technology producing roughly 60 hours of news and locally originated programming per week. With a station based in Mid-City New Orleans, WVUE employees work, live and play in one of the nationís most vibrant and unique cities.
WVUE, a FOX affiliate in New Orleans is looking for a Part-time Assistant News Specialist. This is an entry level position with an opportunity for further advancement.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
. Candidate will write all FOX 8 platforms, including broadcast and digital
. Perform traditional production assistant duties (operating teleprompter, graphics and answering phones)
1 year experience with television broadcasting and/or College Degree in broadcast-related field. Skills/Abilities: Must work well under pressure.