WJBK's News Department is seeking an individual for an immediate opportunity as a Producer/Writer.
Individual will produce, design, and implement newscasts from a selection of stories to execution in the control room. Also responsible for developing, writing, and copy editing news stories and coordinating coverage with the assignment desk and reporters. May be called upon to field produce or write for other newscasts.
Edits scripts for accuracy and content; researches and checks stories by telephone and in person. Must be creative, detail-oriented, and a problem solver. Must have exceptional news judgment, communication skills, and the ability to write good news stories. The ability to react quickly, multi-task, handle situations, and meet deadlines in a fast-paced, dynamic environment is essential.
Other duties as deemed appropriate to be assigned.
Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent work experience required. Experience in a television newsroom a must.For consideration, please forward resume and cover letter to: Human Resources, WJBK FOX 2, and P.O. Box 2000, Southfield, MI 48037-2000. EOE/M/F/D/V