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The Meteorologist forecast weather conditions and produces and anchors weather reports for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging, and meaningful to news consumers.

 

·         Produce and present weather/news reports for all platforms.

Ensures that all weather/news content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality.
Writes and delivers weather/news stories in a clear and concise manner.
Assists in writing, copy editing, researching, and coordinating weather programming and other content.
Responds to breaking and/or severe weather events and other urgent newsroom situations as required.
Works closely with the weather team to develop comprehensive weather coverage.
Participates in promotional activities including public appearances.
Writes web stories detailing the local forecast on a daily basis.
Interacts with viewers and users on social media sites.
The MMVJ part of the job includes reporting three days a week.
Ability to shoot pictures and edit stories from beginning to end.
Winning candidate will be posting on the web and social media.
Requirements & Skills:

Bachelor’s degree in Meteorology, or related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience.
Must be able to shoot video and perform non-linear editing. Ability to write story from beginning to end.  Knowledge of ENPS helpful.
Proficiency with Barron’s Radar is helpful.
Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments, and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
Strong understanding of the field of Meteorology and a proven track record of forecasting.
Valid driver’s license with a good driving record.
Flexibility to work any shift.

Nexstar is a nationwide company and many of our employees find it easy to move up in market size throughout the Nexstar company. We offer great, inexpensive health insurance, 3% matching 401K, and two weeks sick pay along with two weeks of vacation pay in your first year.

To apply for this job please visit www.nexstar.tv.