Assist with various aspects of news production. Responsible for shooting, writing, editing, publishing content, coordinating and conducting interviews and representing the station in community related events Position reports directly to the News Director.
Create multimedia content for multi-platform distribution (TV & digital)
Shoot, write & edit story ideas
Excellent news instincts with the ability to react decisively to breaking news; combined with the ability to write succinctly and with flair
Gather, edit, package and publish local news content – focusing on (but not limited to) News, Weather and Traffic
Write text articles, publish video clips and edit image galleries according to the local editorial “voice in the station’s websites and social media accounts. Represent the station in community related events
Develops and maintains a network of contacts providing access to exclusive stories.
Assist producer in establishing sources, finding and executing enterprise news investigations.
Bachelor’s degree in communication, journalism or related field
Must be fluent in Spanish (high level of reading, writing and speaking the language is essential)
Must have Strong English, reading, writing and speaking
Reporting, shooting, writing, and editing experience with good ratings track record
Be informed on news events locally and nationally
Develop and maintain a network of contacts providing access to exclusive stories
Assist producer in establishing sources, finding and executing enterprise news investigations, building and maintaining strong list of story ideas
Must work well under pressure
Candidate must work effectively with other in a team oriented environment
Independent problem solving and multi-tasking
Must have a valid driver’s license
Flexible, with a willingness to undertake shift work associated with working for a 24/7 news operation
Be able to lift and/or carry and manage news photography and lighting equipment
Exposed frequently to outside conditions
Must be able to work Holidays
Must work hours necessary to perform duties as outlined above
If not a citizen of USA, must have permanent work permit
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with our without notice.
Entravision Communications Corporation participates in the E-Verify system operated by the US Department of Homeland Security and the Social Security Administration and will use E-Verify to confirm work eligibility for all new hire employees.
Entravision Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage women and minorities to apply.