Morning News Associate

Employer
Location
Philadelphia
Posted
Oct 30, 2012
Closes
Nov 29, 2012
Contact
Ms. Susie Verghese
Duration
Full Time
The FM News department is seeking a dynamic candidate to act as a vital link in the production team assisting the Morning Edition host and News director in producing morning news both in radio and online. The ideal candidate must have one to two years experience in radio and other broadcast mediums with the ability to demonstrate knowledge of journalism and communications. This position requires a start time of 5:30 a.m. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, writing news copy for the host, writing The Feed for NewsWorks, monitoring newsroom e-mail, and reporting stories as assigned. The ideal candidate must possess excellent written and communication skills with the ability to work well in a team environment; must be proficient in software programs including Audio Vault, Inews “CMS”, File Transfer Protocol, and ProTools. The position holder should be proactive and take interest in researching and booking guests and building a strong social media presence for Morning Edition. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, writing samples, links to online work and audio sample (if available) to hr-jobs@whyy.org.

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Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, writing samples, links to online work and audio sample (if available) to hr-jobs@whyy.org.