WCBD News 2

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WCBD News 2
Sep 17, 2018
Full time
The Multimedia Journalist Reporter produces, reports, shoots, writes, voices, edits and feeds news production content for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging and meaningful to news consumers.   Charleston, SC Nexstar Broadcasting and WCBD-TV, the NBC affiliate in beautiful Charleston, SC, are seeking an experienced Reporter/Multi-Media Journalist to write, shoot, edit and present general assignment and enterprise stories daily.  We are looking for someone with solid news judgment, strong storytelling and presentation skills, passion for breaking news, and solid online and social media skills.  The successful candidate will be a team player  willing to work flexible hours and meet daily deadlines.   Must have a good driving record and a valid driver's license.  Must include the link to a recent Talent Reel on your Resume to be considered.    Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans. Pre-employment Criminal Background screen and Motor Vehicle Report required.  APPLICANTS MUST APPLY ONLINE AT  www.nexstar.tv/careers  TO BE CONSIDERED. No phone calls please. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Essential Duties & Responsibilities:    Reports news stories for broadcast, describing the background and details of events Arranges interviews with people who can provide information about stories Reviews copy and corrects errors in content, grammar and punctuation, following prescribed editorial style and formatting guidelines Reviews and evaluates notes taken about event aspects to isolate pertinent facts and details Determines a story’s emphasis, length and format, and organizes material accordingly Researches and analyzes background information related to news stories to be able to provide complete and accurate information Gathers information about events through research, interviews, experience or attendance at political, news, sports, artistic, social or other functions Pitches stories to news managers and news producers which are relevant to the local community Receives assignments and evaluates leads and tips to develop story ideas Discusses issues with producers and/or news managers to establish priorities or positions Checks reference materials such as books, news files or public records to obtain relevant facts Revises work to meet editorial approval or to fit time requirements Shoots and edits news events and news reports Produces and presents reports for all platforms Ensures that all content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality Writes stories for the web and other eMedia platforms Interacts with viewers/users on social media sites Performs special projects and other duties as assigned   Requirements & Skills:   Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience Fluency in English Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to  ad lib  when required Minimum two years’ experience in news reporting (Depending on market size) Superior on-air presence Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously Valid driver’s license with a good driving record Flexibility to work any shift   Physical Demands & Work Environment:  The Multimedia Journalist Reporter must be able to sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work near others, work outdoors occasionally in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.  In addition, the Multimedia Journalist Reporter must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 25 pounds, and be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls.  Repetitive movements are required.  Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.
WCBD News 2
Sep 17, 2018
Full time
WCBD of Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc., in beautiful Charleston, SC is seeking an experienced level Account Executive with a proven record of success in TV sales. Individual must be able to develop custom solutions for advertisers on multiple platforms. Emphasis on growing agency shares on an established list and generating new business. Primarily responsible for delivering sales revenue, as well as cultivating and developing new advertisers for the station's multi-platform properties. Must prospect and develop new business within the Charleston market. Candidate must have previous experience with a clear record of growth and achievement. 3-5 years of experience in television sales preferred. Four-year degree preferred, as well as experience with Microsoft office, PowerPoint, Wide Orbit Media Sales, Wide Orbit Traffic and Matrix. Position requires excellent written, verbal, and math skills. Must apply at nexstar.tv to be considered. Good driving record and a valid driver's license are required. Pre-employment background screen required. No phone calls please. Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans Essential Duties and Responsibilities The Account Executive works within established Sales Department guidelines to increase sales volume with assigned accounts, aggressively seeks new customers for both TV and Digital business, executes plans and strategies set forth by sales management, maintains awareness of the competition, and maintains visibility in the community. Essential Duties & Responsibilities: Implements strategies to consistently grow revenue and exceed revenue goals. Establishes credible relationships with local business community. Makes sales calls on existing and prospective clients. Maintains assigned accounts and develops new accounts. Prepares and delivers sales presentations to clients. Explains to customers how specific types of advertising will help promote their products or services in the most effective way possible. Provides clients with information regarding rates for advertising placement in all media. Develops advertising schedules with clients and station personnel responsible for placing advertising into station media. Works with clients and station personnel to develop advertisements. Performs other duties as assigned. Requirements & Skills: Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Advertising or Mass Communications, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience. Minimum three years experience in sales, preferably in the media field. Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record. Experience achieving long-range objectives and implementing the strategies and actions to achieve them. Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment. Physical Demands & Work Environment: The Sales Account Executive must be able to sit, reach, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions. The Sales Account Executive must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment or items weighing up to 25 pounds.
WCBD News 2
Sep 17, 2018
Full time
WCBD-TV in beautiful Charleston, SC seeks an Anchor/Producer for weekend morning newscasts, and reporting as a Multimedia Journalist. Must be a strong writer with excellent live reporting skills. Candidates for this position must be able to operate digital video and still cameras and the associated editing equipment and software used in processing the raw images into completed content for broadcast and web posting. Successful candidates must have strong reporting skills, producing skills, and people skills necessary for the development of relationships and unique, hyper local stories. Time management and organizational skills are critical to a candidate's success. Previous anchoring, reporting and producing experience preferred.  Must have high energy for morning show format, excellent conversation and presentation skills. College degree in Journalism preferred.   Previous anchoring, producing and reporting experience for a commercial television station required. Must have high energy, excellent conversation and presentation skills.  Prior photography and editing experience desired.  College degree preferred.  Must be a team player.  Pre-employment Criminal Background Check and Motor Vehicle Report required.  Must apply on-line at nexstar.tv to be considered.  Essential Duties and Responsibilities   The Weekend Anchor/Producer/Reporter serves as the primary presenter of weekend news stories and other content for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging and meaningful to news consumers.  On non-weekend workdays, the Weekend Anchor/Reporter collects, analyzes and presents facts about newsworthy events by interview, investigation or observation for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging and meaningful to news consumers.   Essential Duties & Responsibilities:   Presents news stories and other content for all platforms. Ensures that all news content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality. Writes and delivers news stories in a clear and concise manner. Produces newscasts and communicates clear direction with team members. Assists in writing, copy editing, researching and coordinating news programming and other content. Conducts interviews with news personnel and others. Responds to breaking news and other urgent newsrooms situations as required. Participates in promotional activities including public appearances. Performs special projects and other duties as assigned. Edits video clips as assigned. Writes content for the website and other eMedia platforms. Interacts with viewers/users on social media sites. Reports news stories for broadcast, describing the background and details of events. Arranges interviews with people who can provide information about stories. Reviews copy and corrects errors in content, grammar and punctuation, following prescribed editorial style and formatting guidelines. Reviews and evaluates notes taken about event aspects to isolate pertinent facts and details. Determines a story’s emphasis, length and format, and organizes material accordingly. Researches and analyzes background information related to news stories to be able to provide complete and accurate information. Gathers information about events through research, interviews, experience or attendance at political, news, sports, artistic, social or other functions. Pitches stories to news managers and news producers which are relevant to the local community. Receives assignments and evaluates leads and tips to develop story ideas. Discusses issues with producers and/or news managers to establish priorities or positions. Checks reference materials such as books, news files or public records to obtain relevant facts. Revises work to meet editorial approval or to fit time requirements. Shoots and edits news events and news reports. Produces and presents reports for all platforms. Ensures that all content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality. Writes stories for the web and other eMedia platforms. Interacts with viewers/users on social media sites. Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.   Physical Demands & Work Environment : The News Anchor Reporter must be able to sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work near others, work outdoors occasionally in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.  In addition, the News Anchor Reporter must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 25 pounds, and be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls.  Repetitive movements are required.  Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.
WCBD News 2
Aug 24, 2018
Full time
WCBD-TV, the Nexstar Media Group, Inc. NBC affiliate in beautiful Charleston, SC, is seeking a dynamic Executive Digital Producer with a proven record of success in a multi-platform environment. We are looking for a leader for our rapidly growing Digital, Social, and OTT Media platforms.  The successful candidate will be responsible for creating, producing, editing, and maintaining all digital and social content while managing and providing guidance to other newsroom staff on all issues related to digital content.  Must be able to deliver engaging content on a daily basis, and be able to incorporate it into our newscasts on a daily basis.  The Executive Digital Producer will work with station sales and creative services departments on projects and promotions.  Will maintain current knowledge of industry best practices and technical advancements.  Must be a motivated team player willing to work flexible hours, and must be able to meet deadlines.  The Executive Digital Producer will serve as a member of the News department management team and help supervise, lead, and coach producers and reporters. Basic familiarity with newsroom computer systems and HTML web skills; knowledge of web content managers, photoshop and other web production software; strong writing skills and solid news judgment; the ability to work under pressure and on deadline is a must.   **Minimum of 2 years digital producing experience in a large or medium market preferred; prior management experience preferred; extensive knowledge of news production on all platforms (broadcast, mobile, web, and social media). Background check required. Valid driver's license required. Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans. Must apply on line at nexstar.tv/careers to be considered. Essential Duties and Responsibilities The successful candidate will be responsible for creating, producing, editing, and maintaining all digital and social content while managing and providing guidance to other newsroom staff on all issues related to digital content.  Must be able to deliver engaging content on a daily basis, and be able to incorporate it into our newscasts on a daily basis.  The Executive Digital Producer will work with station sales and creative services departments on projects and promotions.  Will maintain current knowledge of industry best practices and technical advancements. Basic familiarity with newsroom computer systems and HTML web skills; knowledge of web content managers, photoshop and other web production software; strong writing skills and solid news judgment; the ability to work under pressure and on deadline is a must.
WCBD News 2
Aug 17, 2018
Part time
Nexstar's WCBD-TV 2, the NBC affiliate in beautiful Charleston, SC, is looking for a part-time television photojournalist and editor.  Successful candidate must have a keen eye for news, strong non-linear editing skills, and an excellent work ethic. Candidate must demonstrate the ability to edit video for newscasts using non-linear computer editing, have knowledge of proper lighting, framing, and audio techniques, and be able to consistently shoot creative, well organized, compelling video. Candidate must have a good driving record. Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans. Pre-employment background check and Motor Vehicle Report are required. Please apply on line at nexstar.tv/careers, and include in your resume a link to your recent work.    No phone calls please.   Tech Skills: Hardware: JVC Chip Cameras, Edius/Stratus Editing, TVU live shots and police scanners. Software: ENPS newsroom computer system experience a plus. Internet savy preferred. Job Skills: Excellent, professional shooting and editing.   Position Summary for Charleston, SC:   The Editor/News Photographer edits video for newscasts using non-linear computer editing.  They also operate television or video cameras to record images or scenes for news reports.   Essential Duties & Responsibilities:   Edits video clips for television broadcasts and eMedia content. Shoots video for news reports. Confers with other personnel to discuss assignments, logistics and shot requirements. Sets up, composes and executes video shots. Maintains video equipment. Performs other duties as assigned. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Edits video clips for television broadcasts and eMedia content. Shoots video for news reports. Confers with other personnel to discuss assignments, logistics and shot requirements. Sets up, composes and executes video shots. Maintains video equipment. Performs other duties as assigned.
WCBD News 2
Aug 09, 2018
Full time
WCBD-TV 2, the Nexstar NBC affiliate station in beautiful Charleston, SC, is seeking a Full Time Newscast Director. We use the Ignite system for our complex, fast-paced live newscasts. Experience with Ignite or other automated systems is a must. The successful candidate will work closely with News Producers to develop and execute presentation elements for assigned newscasts. Strong people skills are essential.  Applicants MUST APPLY ONLINE at nexstar.tv/careers to be considered.   On your resume, please include a link to your recent work.    No phone calls please.   Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans. Pre-employment background screen required. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Experience with Ignite or other automated systems is a must.