FOX19 NOW in Cincinnati, Ohio has an opening for a part-time Assignment Editor. Candidate must be able to multi-task under high pressure situations.
We are looking for someone with excellent news judgment and a keen “scanner ear.” You must be highly organized, with the ability to juggle crews and resources under intense breaking news situations. We are looking for more than a paper-shuffler, we want someone who looks beyond the press releases and comes to the editorial meetings with unique story ideas. This job also includes responsibilites working on our digital platforms and social media.
The successful candidate will help enterprise news through beat calls, social media, and cultivated sources. Ability to work flexible hours including nights, weekends, and holidays is a must. The successful candidate will have a four year college degree and at least one year experience in a television newsroom.
Apply online at https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com/jobs/8018/assignment-editor/job and attach your resume and link to your work. No phone calls please. Pre-employment drug screen required. EOE-M/F/D/V
Morning News Anchor
The #1 News Station in Cincinnati is looking for our next great anchor! WXIX is searching for a talented morning news anchor with an energetic presentation, vibrant personality, and powerful delivery.
In addition to possessing high-level anchor skills, top candidates must work well with other members of the team both on-air and behind-the-scenes, engage in our editorial process, and be a social media expert. Candidates must be prepared to present and discuss their current social media and digital engagement metrics and accomplishments. Must also have a passion for news and be highly informed on local, national and world headlines. Ability to ad-lib breaking news for extended periods of time is required.
The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of reporting and anchoring experience. Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screen and MVR check.
Please apply online at https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com/jobs/7635/anchor-reporter/job and send your resume, references, cover letter explaining your news attitude and philosophy, and links to your work. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
The #1 News station in Cincinnati is looking for our next great reporter! WXIX-TV in Cincinnati wins with urgent live shots, great exclusives, and powerful storytelling every night. We are looking for an experienced reporter with a hunger for breaking news and tracking down an exclusive lead story. The ideal candidate will also create different active and compelling presentations for on air and digital platforms, using pre-production, graphics and other tools to give the viewer a smart, clear and impressive story. Candidate must have a strong presence on Facebook, Twitter and other social media platforms.
Minimum of five years experience preferred. We want a passionate candidate who is aggressive and not afraid to dig. Applicants must be able to quickly develop contacts and work sources and be a team player with strong communication skills. Experience with FOIA requests is preferred. Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screen and MVR check.
Please apply online at https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com/jobs/7623/reporter-mmj/job and send a link to your work, resume, references and a cover letter explaining your news attitude and philosophy. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
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 at https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com/jobs/7756/digital-content-producer/job and attach your resume and links to your work. Pre-employment drug screen required. 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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