Writer/Associate Producer

February 17, 2017

Medium:

TV
Organization:WXTV/WFUT-TV
Region/DMA:New York City DMA
Description:

Univision WXTV-41 is looking for a full-time news writer in New York Market. Be part of a high-energy team covering local news,people, conflicts and trends that connect with a full range of topics for our daily live newscast. Bring story ideas and a positive attitude to the table every day. Work with assignment desk, producers,

photographers, reporters and managers to effectively cover breaking news,investigations and general assignment news.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Write for major newscast.

• Assist producer with daily line-ups as well as performing duties of producer as required.

• Advise producer on content as well as identifying breaking news.

• Qualified individuals must have strong news judgment.

• Excellent knowledge of Spanish grammar.

• Be able to write in a concise and precise manner.

• Be able to work under pressure and deadlines.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

• 4 years Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Journalism or equivalent job experience

• Masters a plus

EXPERIENCE/ KNOWLEDGE/ SKILLS REQUIREMENTS:

• Knowledge of VIZRT and tapeless systems

• Working knowledge of iNews

• Strong communications skills as well as an ability to lead a strong news team

• Solid news judgment

• Must work well in a fast paced environment

• Flexibility to work overnight, evening,and weekend shifts

• Bilingual: Spanish/English

Thisposition is represented by the /BEW Production Union

Please apply on our Univision Careers Webpage:

To view additional career opportunities at Univision throughout the country please visit: http://corporate. univision.com/corporate/careers/

Univision is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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