Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the largest TV station operator in the country. With the reach of 171 television stations in 100 markets addressing nearly 38.7% of US television households, and a diversified, growing digital media operation. Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the parent company of Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. & Nexstar Digital LLC. Learn more at www.nexstar.tv.
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Nexstar Media Group’s station, WTNH News 8, seeks a Digital Producer/MMJ. This position is responsible for day-to-day content on our digital and linear platforms and will work closely with our News Director, Digital Executive Producer, and Assignment Desk for the most accurate and up-to-date news of the day on-line. This person will appear on camera, on air, and on our social and digital platforms.
Nexstar Media Group’s station, WTNH News 8, seeks a Digital Producer/MMJ. This position is responsible for day-to-day content on our digital and linear platforms and will work closely with our News Director, Digital Executive Producer and Assignment Desk for the most accurate and up-to-date news of the day on-line. This person will appear on camera, on air, and on our social and digital platforms.
This will be a regular, full-time, AFTRA, non-exempt position. Schedule will be flexible, but may include holidays, evenings, and weekends.
Work Environment/Mental/Physical Requirements: High stress environment with deadline pressures. Travel possible. MMJ position requires the transport of equipment weighing up to 60 lbs. Position often requires work in extreme outdoor temperatures.
NOTE: This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.
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WTNH is an equal opportunity employer that seeks diversity in our workforce. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.
News 8 WTNH/WCTX values the contribution of all of its employees. We recognize their efforts by offering a competitive compensation plan and an array of benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(K), and more. We are committed to a drug and alcohol-free workplace. Any job offer is conditional upon satisfactorily completing a background and DMV check
To be considered for this position you must apply online via the Nexstar Media Group Career Portal: Please remember to attach your cover letter, resume and a link to your demo reel (if applicable).
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Corporate Job Description:
The Multimedia Journalist Reporter produces, reports, shoots, writes, voices, edits and feeds news production content for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging and meaningful to news consumers.
Requirements & Skills:
Physical Demands & Work Environment:
The Multimedia Journalist Reporter must be able to 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 near others, work outdoors occasionally in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions. In addition, the Multimedia Journalist Reporter 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.