Will be responsible to organize the program format, direct production staff and on-air talent in their duties, write portions of the program, supervise editing and dubbing of the tapes and time the broadcast. Be creative, organized, a good writer and have the ability to communicate effectively with reporters, the assignment desk and other news staff. Will work directly with news department executives in the planning and execution of daily assignment schedules and news programs.
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED: Minimum two years experience in the newsroom. College degree in journalism or communications preferred. Must have good news judgment. Must be able to work flexible hours.
NOTE: All of the essential functions of this position are not necessarily described in this posting. WJXT is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, matriculation or political affiliation. Any offer of employment is conditional on successful completion of a pre-employment physical exam and drug screen, investigative background check, employment/education verifications and reference checks.
Send tape and resume to: Kathryn Bonfield, News Director, WJXT-TV, 4 Broadcast Place, Jacksonville, Florida 32207. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Fax: 904/ 393-9822. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.