Posted on 2013-01-31
By Journal Broadcast Group E.W. Scripps Media, Inc
Write daily news copy, research stories (both on-line and via phone) for accuracy; run Assignment Desk; dispatch crews; monitor scanners; develop lead story ideas for reporters and photographers; may be required to work varying shifts, based on newsroom needs.
Broadcast Journalism or Communication degree preferred; will consider college students, depending on availability to fill in on required shifts.
Candidate must have excellent written and verbal communication skills; strong problem solving and decision making abilities; ability to work closely with others under pressure; must be self motivated and creative; computer proficiency a must . Must know how to write for and navigate website and social media content.
Willing to train; prior broadcasting writing and producing experience preferred; ideal candidate will also possess the ability to fill-in on the Assignment Desk or produce on other shifts, and a desire to explore and learn various newsroom positions and functions.
HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume and cover letter to:
Journal Broadcast Group
1866 E. Chisholm Dr.
Nampa, Idaho 83687