On-line News Producer (Part -Time) #7-14

Updated: 02/21/2014 11:06 AM | Created: 04/23/2012 3:01 PM
By: Cathy Potts

QUALIFICATIONS:  We seek a motivated journalist to create dynamic online stories for thousands of hourly visitors to  Our website has become the online leader for breaking news in New Mexico.  We seek a news writer who can maintain our level of immediacy and accuracy with attention to detail.  The ideal candidate should be able to look outside the box of a typical story and seek interactive ways to help readers understand the subject.  Journalism degree preferred.  Understanding of basic journalism, story writing and proper attribution required.   Must be available to work Saturday/Sunday 3:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. and occasional weekday shifts as necessary.

JOB DESCRIPTION: Responsibilities will include, but not limited to: Writing print stories for the website using sources such as broadcast scripts, Associated Press wire stories and raw news facts.  Create images to appear with stories.  Use an online tool to edit video clips and post them to the website.  Work with KOB-TV newscast producers and reporters on generating additional elements and content for news stories.  Perform other duties as assigned.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: The following physical requirements are typical, but not all-inclusive: Work is mostly sedentary, but does require the ability to move around facility.  Manual dexterity to operate computers and other equipment.  Light lifting and carrying of materials.  Sight and hearing to review and edit video clips, handle telephone calls and interact within the newsroom.  The Company will make reasonable physical accommodations to facilitate the ability to perform essential job functions.

Job# 7-14
4 Broadcast Plaza SW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
Fax: (505) 764-2522
No Telephone Calls Please

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