News Writer, Per Diem

News for WGN-TV
Chicago, Illinois

posted on July 28, 2020

job posting:

It's fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they are doing! WGN-TV is looking for a per-diem writer and fill-in producer who can work quickly and accurately under deadline pressure. Responsibilities -Writing stories and teases for broadcast and website -Editing video and filing to shows and online -Working with reporters and photographers in the field -Ordering and filing graphics when necessary -Assisting news producer in other areas as needed -Will also be asked to produce on a fill-in basis Qualifications -Three (3) years of experience as a writer or producer of television news broadcasts -College degree in Journalism or Mass Communications, or related experience -Must have strong writing skills and news judgment -Must be able to work well under deadline pressure -Must be able to work flexible hours ​ If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us! Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation. Nexstar’s platform delivers exceptional local content and network programming to inform and entertain viewers, while providing premium, scalable local advertising opportunities for advertisers and brands across all screens and devices. Learn more at EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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expires on 08/28/2020