KAIT-TV Part-Time News Content Specialist
- Company: KAIT-TV
- Updated: 8/6/2019
- Location: Jonesboro, AR
- Status: Part-Time
- Job Level: Entry Level
- Region: Northeast
- Category: Communications
KAIT-TV, Gray Television's ABC/NBC/CW affiliate in Jonesboro, Arkansas, has an immediate opening for a part-time news/content specialist. Candidate must be a self-starter, able to work under tight deadlines, have the ability to learn how to operate various news broadcast equipment, and embrace a newsroom culture that blends news content gathering with production operation. Must demonstrate proficiency in reading, writing news/web content, editing video, production/journalism principles, and perform traditional production assistant duties (Chyron, audio, studio camera, and teleprompter.) This is an exciting position with great potential for upward mobility. Flexible schedule required.
General Responsibilities include: Write/Edit news stories under deadline; produce content for kait8.com, Region 8 News app, Region 8 Weather app; Chyron, audio, studio camera, and teleprompter duties; follow strategic plan for newsroom; assist with producing newscasts; and must have excellent people skills to deal with wide range of staff members and experience levels.
College degree preferred.
Qualified applicants please apply online at gray.tv/careers. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V