News Writer

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Los Angeles,CA

Nexstar Media Group,Inc.

DESCRIPTION

Want to work at the #1 TV station in Southern California?  KTLA is looking for a fulltime writer.

Responsibilities:

  • To write and edit VO’s and VOSOT’s for broadcast
  • Work closely with producers and reporters across multiple newscasts to coordinate story elements         
  • Order graphics    
  • Work closely with Executive Producers, field crews and Assignment Desk to maximize daily resources  
  • Desktop editing skills required
  • Work hand-in-hand with producers during live newscasts and communicate with the production staff and talent
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Three years of TV news experience preferred
  • Ability to multi-task a must
  • Ideal candidate must demonstrate the ability to work under pressure and have a passion for news. This includes reading competitive websites; updating stories with new information; and following social media daily.
  • Suggest story ideas daily
  • Knowledge of Adobe Premiere and ENPS a plus
  • Strong organizational and communication skills needed
  • Leadership ability, positive attitude and creativity a must

KTLA will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.


JOB EXPERIENCE

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REQUIREMENTS

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ADDITIONAL INFO


HOW TO APPLY

Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar

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