WGN News Writer

Employer WGN-TV
Location Chicago, IL
Type Full time
Apply by Deadline not specified—Apply ASAP!
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Posted on May 22, 2023


WGN-TV is looking for a full-time writer for our newscasts.

• Write stories and edit video for broadcast
• Manage live shots and work with reporters and photographers to file content into show rundowns
• Order and file graphics including lower thirds and full screens
• Assist producers in other areas as needed
• May be asked to line produce on a fill-in basis

Requirements and Skills:
• Two (2) years of experience as a writer or producer of television news broadcasts
• College degree in Journalism or Mass Communications, or related experience
• Must have strong writing skills and news judgment
• Must be able to work well under deadline pressure
• Required to join the IBEW union

Click here to apply online.

Deadline not specified—Apply ASAP!