Weigel Broadcasting Co.
Multi-Media Journalist/Digital Producer
Milwaukee, WI 53214
Weigel Broadcasting Co. Weigel Broadcasting Co. is a Chicago based business, family owned since 1965. Weigel and its affiliated companies own and operate network and independent television stations in Chicago, Milwaukee and South Bend, Indiana. In addition, Weigel is the leader in the multicast television network space with MeTV, Memorable Entertainment Television being the number one rated and distributed network in the space, as well as the Movies! Network in cooperation with the Fox Television Stations, H&I Heroes & Icons, plus the new Decades Network in partnership with the CBS Television Station Group. Multi-Media Journalist/Digital Producer General Job Description: CBS 58 seeks an experienced Multi-Media Journalist/Digital Producer- off air position. Duties/Responsibilities: Finds content and updates CBS58.com, mobile apps, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, etc. Works with talent to produce engaging content for social platforms Coordinates with digital team and producers to provide best digital experience for our audiences Availability for special event coverage Must be able to multitask, work under pressure, and meet tight deadlines Receives assignment or evaluates news leads and news tips to develop story lines. Organize material, determine slant or emphasis and writes story according to prescribed editorial style and format standards. Shoots video and still photos to illustrate stories. Gives live reports from site of event or mobile broadcast unit. Write and produce quality news stories for multiple media platforms. Other duties, as assigned.
Requirements: News experience in shooting and reporting, including gathering content, editing, and running and setting up live shots. Must have strong live skills and the ability to research, write, shoot, and edit daily news stories under deadline pressure. Must also have a strong understanding of multi-platform journalism including how to shoot, write and edit stories, video and photographs for the web and social media. Investigative work a plus. Must have a valid driver's license. If interested please submit your resume, cover letter and link to reel. Our Perks & Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance Package Long Term Disability Insurance HSA and HRA Plans 401k with Company Match Vacation/PTO/Sick/Paid Holidays Paid Qualified-FMLA Leave Open air office environment Weigel Broadcasting Co. maintains an Equal Employment Opportunity Policy for all applicants and employees. We give fair consideration to all qualified persons and afford all our employees opportunities for advancement according to their individual abilities, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, age or sex, or other protected categories. No opportunities for promotion, transfer or any other benefit of employment will be diminished through discriminatory practices. Employees or prospective employees have the right to notify an appropriate local, state or Federal agency if they believe they have been discriminated against. Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/2zb7zw658cjwymg5 PI100053997
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