iHeartMedia Writer/Anchor in Phoenix, Arizona

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Job Summary:

Anchors and writers news for several markets and writes copy for wire service. Please note this is a fulltime position with shift work so you must be willing to work overnights/weekends and holidays.

Responsibilities

• Gathers, writes, edits and prepares content.

• Scans various websites, newspapers, magazines, social media, online content and other sources for latest information on celebrities, entertainment, news events, music, current events, weather etc., in order to collect information for posting on “prep services” websites.

• May specialize in certain formats appropriate to coverage area demographics, e.g., country music, comedy, breaking events, celebrities’ news.

Qualifications

• Fully proficient with station(s)’ computer, voice and data systems or ability to learn new systems quickly

• Knowledge of local audience’s interests and preferences

• Excellent writing and editing ability; excellent grammar

• Strong time management skills; adept at setting priorities and managing deadlines

• Ability to plan and organize, manage projects and multi task in a fast-paced environment

• High degree of attention to detail, optimal work standards and process improvement ability

• Stress tolerance especially with tight deadlines

• Strong interpersonal skills, can collaborate with all station staff

Work Experience

• 2-3+ years’ experience in a similar newsgathering and/or media operations environment

Eligibility Requirements

Education

• Four-year Bachelor's degree in a related field; Media, Communications, or Journalism preferred

Certifications

• None required

Location

Phoenix, AZ: 4686 E. Van Buren Street, Suite 300, 85008

Position Type

Regular

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