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Weather Graphics Producer/Talent Nexstar Broadcasting

Apply by 2019-06-13

KRQE News 13, in Albuquerque is looking for a talented Weather Graphics Producer/Talent to help create & develop exceptional weather graphics that will help us tell the weather story of the day for multiple newscasts. In addition, the ideal candidate will report a weathercast on-air at least five times a week and will be a part of KRQE`s Team Weather Coverage.  

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Works closely with the weather team to develop & produce comprehensive weather graphics and other content for all platforms.
  • Ensures that all weather content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality.
  • Assist the weather team in writing, copy editing, researching and coordinating weather programming and other content.
  • Assist the weather team in breaking and/or severe weather events and other urgent newsroom situations as required.
  • Write & publish web stories detailing the local forecast, and performs other duties as assigned.

 

REQUIREMENTS & SKILLS:

  • Minimum one year of weather graphic creating experience.
  • Degree in meteorology preferred.
  • Knowledge of social media platforms.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad lib when required.
  • Superior on-air presence.
  • Knowledge of WSI Weather Producer is a plus.

ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to read computer monitor and small printing.
  • Manual dexterity to operate computer, telephone, and other office machines.
  • Ability to handle moderate stress on a regular basis with periods of high stress and deadline pressure.
  • Able to withstand occasional extreme temperatures and adverse weather conditions.

Apply Online URL: https://broadcastcareers-nexstar.icims.com 
Job Req #2019-5426

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