FOX 8 WGHP is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap, veteran status or any other legally protected classification in accordance with federal, state and local law.
Reporter – Regular Full Time
Do you like a great working environment, how about having fun on the job, or what about making a difference in people’s lives, it’s what we do on our unique 4pm News. We now have a rare opportunity for just the right journalist. This top 50 market leader is looking for a reporter who can do creative live shots, come up with unique story ideas, and be nimble enough to cover breaking news or features. Duties include planning, researching, writing, and reporting (both live and taped), as well as personal appearances on behalf of the station. We are focused on women’s issues and want stories that will empower, teach, and help the people of our community. You must be a social person as well, someone who connects with viewers on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Candidate must have a minimum of 2 years of television news experience. So if you can bring the energy and enthusiasm each day and tell great stories, hurry up and apply.
ASSOCIATE PRODUCER – Regular Part Time
WGHP/FOX 8 is looking for a person with a passion for writing and a nose for news. This individual will assist newscast producers with all elements of putting together a newscast including writing and researching stories. Will work with all aspects of the production of a newscast, including coordination with the production staff and graphic artists. Could be assigned overnight and weekend shifts. Will perform other duties as assigned.
This is a training position with expectations to become a newscast producer who will fill-in as needed. Must be an excellent writer, focusing on matching script to video. Must have outstanding spelling, grammar, and copy editing skills. Must be able to work flexible schedule. Broadcast and other related news experience preferred. Must have good news judgment and know current events. Requires strong communications and people skills. Must be detail-oriented, organized, and able to multi-task in a fast paced environment within specific time constraints.
Requirements: College degree required. Must be proficient with PC and industry specific software.
FOR CONSIDERATION – Interested candidates should apply online here. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.
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Attn: FOX 8 Jobs
2005 Francis St
High Point , NC 27263