Contribute in any way necessary to the content gathering and producing for www.13Now.com, www.WHOtv.com and WHO-HD.Responsibilities
• Engaging on-air and online personality.• Ability to write web, text and social-media versions of news stories.• Ability to shoot and to edit video and sound.• Ability to operate ENG Live truck.• Ability to enterprise news stories.• Ability to write and interpret broadcast-news copy.• Ability to report live-breaking news.• Ability to handle deadline pressure.• Ability to drive news vehicles when needed.• Other duties as assigned.Qualifications
• Valid driver’s license• Computer literate. Experience with Final Cut Pro preferred• Knowledge of social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, etc.• 2 years television newsroom experience• 2 years news reporting/writing experience preferred.• 4-year college degree preferred• Work under extreme pressure, deadlines, and adverse weather conditions• Desk work, walking, and standingRELATIONSHIPS:• Internal contacts: All station personnel• External contacts: General publicSTATEMENT ABOUT OTHER DUTIES:This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts or working conditions associated with the job. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks be performed when circumstances change, e.g. , emergencies, changes in personnel, work load, rush jobs, special projects, technological developments, etc.
If interested in this position, please email resume to ... or deliver resume to 1801 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA M-F 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.
Company InfoTribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching approximately 50 million households, national entertainment cable network WGN America, whose reach is more than 77 million households, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 54 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM, the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV, and Covers Media Group, an unrivaled source of online sports betting information. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel.
Tribune Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer