Full Time Job

News Writer

WPIX

New York, NY 07-13-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
WPIX 11 has an immediate opening for a full-time Writer for PIX11 news broadcasts. The position is based in New York, NY. This position is designed for morning shift.

Responsibilities
• Write stories for various television newscasts, desk-top editing of video for the stories you write and working to coordinate lives shots from reporters and photographers in the field under deadline pressure.
• Contribute creative ideas for broadcasts and other duties as assigned.
• Knowledge of ENPS systems is ideal.

Requirement
• The applicant must have at least 3 years of experience as a writer or producer of television news broadcasts.
• They must have a college degree in Journalism or Mass Communications, or significant related experience.
• Applicants must demonstrate a facility with language and a writing style that is designed to be off-the-cuff and fun, yet authoritative and credible. Strong writing, video, news judgment, and internet skills are essential.
• Applicants must possess the ability to work well under pressure and work well with others.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r1z93m-34-236-192-4-42 in your application.

Company Profile
WPIX

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.