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CURRENT JOB OPENINGS

Digital Content Producer

WXIX in Cincinnati, Ohio, is currently accepting resumes for a full-time digital content producer to manage and create content for our website, mobile and social media platforms. Duties include – but are not limited to - writing news stories, gathering content, delivering content on digital platforms, engaging users, and working with news staff to increase the overall quality and quantity of the Fox19 Now digital output.

We are looking for a proactive, outgoing, creative candidate with journalism experience and technical skills required for this job.

Prior news experience in print, radio, or television is a plus. News producing or Internet news producing background is preferred.  Understanding of social media audience engagement and search engine optimization techniques is also preferred.

Must be a strong writer and copy editor with excellent editorial judgment, time management and multi-tasking skills, with the ability to prioritize and re-prioritize quickly. Must have basic working knowledge of web design and maintenance. Experience with writing in AP style is preferred. Must have a working knowledge of Microsoft Office as well as ability to quickly learn software applications used in the newsroom. Knowledge of entry level video editing software a plus.

Qualified applicants, please apply online https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com/jobs/7127/digital-content-producer/job and attach your resume and links to your work. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V

News Producer

WXIX-TV, Cincinnati, has an immediate opening for a News Producer. We are looking for a talented and creative news producer who knows how to win in a very competitive news market. The successful candidate must be a strong writer with excellent time management skills and attention to detail. You must be able to work well in high pressure situations and thrive on breaking news coverage. This is not a show-stacking job, you must have a flare for showcasing.

The successful candidate must be creative and have the ability to present today’s news in a unique and interesting manner which lives our NOW brand. You must be skilled in the use of social media and how it translates to driving viewers to the television screen. The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of experience of producing daily newscasts for a major network affiliate in a medium to large market. This is not an entry level job. 

Qualified applicants, please apply online https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com/jobs/6870/news-producer/job and attach your resume and links to your work.  No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V

Special Projects Producer

WXIX is seeking a Special Projects Producer.  Duties to include researching and producing promotable special reports, including investigative stories.  Will work with reporters, anchors and photographers to research, assist in gathering elements, and write stories.  Other duties as assigned by department management.

Education/Skills Required

Minimum three (3) years experience in TV news, preferably as a producer or special projects producer

Ability to perform under extreme deadlines.  Good people skills.  Excellent knowledge of libel and privacy law Computer literacy.  Photographer experience a plus, but not required.

Apply on-line https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com/jobs/7053/special-projects-producer/job and attach resume and link to your work, if applicable.  Pre-employment drug screening required.  No Phone Calls.   EOE-M/F/D/V

Meteorologist

WXIX-TV in Cincinnati and KYOU in Ottumwa are looking for an experienced full-time meteorologist based in Cincinnati who will fill three roles: 

M-F Chief Meteorologist for KYOU in Ottumwa, Iowa (through a shared services agreement, using WXIX studios).

Perform as reporter/photographer for WXIX in Cincinnati.

Fill-in as meteorologist for WXIX in Cincinnati.

Ideal candidate will have 2-3 years of successful on-air forecasting experience at a local TV station. Candidate will have strong knowledge and understanding of the importance of digital platforms, capable of interacting with consumers on social media platforms on a daily basis for KYOU and WXIX.

Candidate will present the weather in a clear and concise manner with outstanding on-air communications skills.

He/She will be responsible for generating all weather maps and graphics for the broadcasts using station’s weather graphic system. Knowledge of WSI/MAX products are a plus.

Person must be flexible and work well with the existing team of meteorologists. He/she must be willing to work all hours based on severe weather and scheduling requirements. Candidate will have high editorial and production standards. Bachelor’s degree in Meteorology required.  Successful candidate must be able to report, shoot, write and edit stories for WXIX TV and all its platforms.

Please apply online https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com/jobs/6803/meteorologist-reporter/job and attach your resume and link to your most recent work.  No phone calls please.  EOE-M/F/D/V

Sales Executive

FOX19, WXIX-TV is seeking a passionate, energetic and highly motivated Sales Executive. The business is changing every day and we need a person who can adapt quickly and maximize sales on all of our over the air and digital platforms.

Must have a high sense of urgency and an inner drive to want to be the best. A strong work ethic and the ability to formulate and execute a daily plan is also a must. This is a fast paced and fun business that requires persistence, organization, creativity, and interpersonal skills.

The ideal candidate would possess all of these qualities and also have a passion for television, on-line, mobile and social media. Previous sales experience with focus on developmental and new direct business is preferred but not required. Pre-employment drug test and clean MVR required. Qualified applicants, please apply online at https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com/jobs/5814/account-executive/job and attach cover letter and resume. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V

WXIX, a Raycom Media station, is committed to a broad applicant recruiting outreach program in our continuing efforts to represent our diverse community.

As part of this effort, we encourage qualified community organizations to become part of full-time job opportunity notification mailing list. If your organization is interested in becoming part of this list, and you distribute job information or can provide referrals as part of your regular activity, we would like to hear from you.

We would then notify you of each full-time opening and ask you to refer individuals to us for consideration.

Send your request to:

WXIX-TV Human Resources
19 Broadcast Plaza
635 West 7th Street
Cincinnati, OH 45203

WXIX is an EEO/M/F/H/V - Qualified minorities and females are encouraged to apply.

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