WPIX 11 has an immediate opening for a full-time Writer for PIX11 news broadcasts in the sports department. The position is based in New York, NY.
Greater New York City Area
Mar 21, 2023
- A knowledge of New York sports is ideal.
- Responsibilities include writing sports stories for various television newscasts, sports shows, desk-top editing of video for the stories you write and working to coordinate lives shots from reporters and photographers in the field under deadline pressure.
- In addition to writing, the writer will contribute creative ideas for broadcasts and other duties as assigned.
- Knowledge of ENPS systems is ideal.
- The applicant must have at least 3 years of experience as a writer or producer of television news broadcasts.
- They must have a college degree in Journalism or Mass Communications, or significant related experience.
- Applicants must demonstrate a facility with language and a writing style that is designed to be off-the-cuff and fun, yet authoritative and credible.
- Strong writing, video, news judgment, and internet skills are essential.
- Applicants must possess the ability to work well under pressure and work well with others.
Hourly rate: $29+