Duties will include but not exclusive to: · Prepare and manage traffic reports on WXYZ, wxyz.com and other multi-media platforms. · Report on all multi-media platforms. · Appear on-air or online with live and taped remotes in the field. · Establish and maintain relationships in the transportation community (Michigan State Police, MDOT) and other transportation agencies including airports. May require attending some meetings. · Oversee planning and producing content for insertion. · Gather, write and capture still photos to illustrate stories. · Shoot video and still photos to illustrate stories. · Edit or assist in editing videos for all multimedia platforms. · Become the local and regional expert in all traffic information for Michigan. · Perform other duties as needed and directed by the News Director. Requirements: · Education: Four year college degree in related field or equivalent experience. · Experience: Familiarity with traffic reporting preferred. Ideal candidate would have at least 3 years television reporting experience. Newscast producing experience preferred. · Equipment: Must be proficient with computerized newsroom. · License: Must have a valid Michigan driver’s license, good driving record and provide proof of insurability. · Skills: Must be an excellent communicator and storyteller. Must be creative, have good people skills and be able to handle deadline pressure.
E. W. Scripps Company - 14 months ago
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