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News Producer
The News Producer at KCAU-TV produces daily newscast items, decides the order in which stories will be told, writes teases and other content, times news programs, edits video, and posts video to the website.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
• Produces newscasts for broadcast across all platforms.
• Writes and orders news stories.
• Approves scripts.
• Balances news and feature content to create compelling broadcasts.
• Edits video.
• Writes stories for the website and other eMedia platforms.
• Interacts with viewers and users on social media sites.
• Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements & Skills:
• Bachelor's degree in 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.
• Minimum two years' experience in news operations.
• Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.
• Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
• Flexibility to work any shift.

Physical Demands & Work Environment:
The News Producer must be able to stand, 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 in close proximity to others, work outdoors in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions. In addition, the News Producer 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.

Close date 9/9/14. Rush your application online at
https://nexstar.hirecentric.com/jobs/71368-13053.html
9/9/14

Reporter/Anchor
WJBC-AM Bloomington, IL is currently seeking a part time reporter/anchor. Duties include coverage of local news including school boards, city council, and breaking news. The candidate selected would also be assigned a consistent anchor shift. Reporting hours are flexible. We will train the right person.

If you have interest in this position contact News Director Terry James at terry.james@cumulus.com. Terry can also be reached at 309-821-1000 ext. 224.

Cumulus/Radio Bloomington is an equal opportunity employer.
10/26/14

News Journalist
Marshalltown Broadcasting is looking for someone with a passion for news; who can gather, write and deliver a compelling newscast and perform as a news journalist. Applicants should have at least two years of on-air newscasting. If you have what it takes to make a great news reporter-journalist, send your resume and air check to:

Attn: General Manager
Marshalltown Broadcasting
123 West Main St.
Marshalltown, IA 50158
or e-mail to clark@marshalltownbroadcast.com.

Marshalltown Broadcasting is an equal opportunity employer.
10/26/14


Weekend Anchor/Reporter
KWWL, the NBC affiliate serving the 90th ranked market, is seeking an experienced, Anchor/Reporter for our weekend morning newscasts. If you're passionate about news, and about the issues that affect our Iowa viewers and have significant TV reporting and anchoring experience, we want to talk to you.

Vacancy Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 8/4/2014
Closing Date: 9/4/2014
City: Waterloo - 50703

Experience: We're looking for a serious journalist who is as comfortable in a live ad-lib situation as they are reading a prompter. You'll help write and produce our weekend shows, conduct live newsmaker interviews, and represent the station at community events.

Requirements: Qualified candidates must have a degree in Journalism, Broadcasting, Communications or related field. Qualified candidates must have excellent writing and on-camera skills and a positive attitude. Reporter/Anchor experience is required.

Additional Information: The Waterloo-Cedar Rapids-Dubuque-Iowa City market is a great place to live with numerous colleges and universities, good quality of life, ample recreation and close proximity to Minneapolis, Chicago and Des Moines. KWWL is proud to be a Quincy station. Learn why our family-owned broadcast group has a reputation as one of the best media companies to work for at: www.careersatquincy.com.

Contact: If you'd like to be part of our award-winning team, send a DVD or a link to your online video to:
Shane Moreland, News Director
KWWL Television, Inc.
500 East Fourth Street
Waterloo, IA 50703
smoreland@kwwl.com
KWWL Television, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer
9/4/14

Studio Producer
1650 The Fan KCNZ, the Cedar Valley’s leading local sports station, has an immediate opening for a part-time studio producer. Duties will include, but will not be limited to:
- Engineering local sports broadcasts from our studios in Cedar Falls
- Writing and recording game recaps
- Posting updates to station social media pages
- Play-by-Play or color commentating opportunities
- Filling open air shifts on our other music-oriented stations

Previous radio experience is preferred, but not required. This is a great opportunity for students or those new to the business to get their “foot in the door.” Previous holders of this position include current News Directors and Media Relations Directors in various markets across Iowa. Interested applicants should email their resume, a list of professional references, and on-air samples (if available) to News/Sports Director Jesse Gavin (Jesse@1650TheFan.com). 1650 The Fan is a division of Sturgis Falls Broadcasting, an equal opportunity employer.
9/28/14

Sports Director/News Reporter/News Anchor
1630 KCJJ in Coralville, IA is looking for an experienced sports play-by-play person and news reporter/news anchor. Will also be required to cover Hawkeye athletic events. Job is Sunday-Friday with varying hours. Qualified candidates may apply by sending a cover letter, resume and air check to: Tommy Lang c/o KCJJ 845 Quarry Rd. Suite 120 Coralville, IA 52241. Or email kcjjam@gmail.com. Salary commensurate with experience. EOE M/F
9/24/14

News Director & Sports Play by Play
Are you ready for your next step? We’re looking for a leader. Someone who knows the impact that a small market radio station has on the communities they serve. A qualified candidate needs to have a passion for news and sports story writing as well as play by play experience. You’ll be the voice of a hometown team, and the person the public counts on for local news and information. We’re looking for individuals who’ve shown the desire to dig in and get involved both at the station and in the communities we serve.  We’re looking for individuals with the right attitude and energy. If you’re looking to make a change or ready for a new challenge we need to talk. We’ll offer you a competitive salary based on experience. Send your resume to johnmcgee@raccoonvalleyradio.com.

M & M Broadcasting is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
9/23/14


News Anchor
Clear Channel Media Entertainment has an opening for a full-time Radio News Anchor/Reporter position in Des Moines, Iowa. The Wednesday-Sunday position requires strong anchoring and experienced reporting skills. The successful candidate will anchor newscasts on WHO-Radio in Des Moines and produced newscasts for other Clear Channel stations in the upper Midwest. They also must demonstrate an ability to work independently and show competence in both general assignment and "live" reporting. No beginners please.

Send materials you want considered along with a resume to:
Pat Wilson, Hiring Manager
Clear Channel Media Entertainment
2141 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50312
or by email to patriciawilson@clearchannel.com

Clear Channel is an equal opportunities employer.
9/23/14

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