10 hours
2017-12-152018-01-14

Weather Anchor

NBC
McAllen, TX
  • Job Code
    37620BR
Company NBC Universal

Job Title Weather Anchor

Jobid 23768-389389

Location: McAllen, TX, 78501, USA

Description **Job Number** 37620BR

**Job Title** Weather Anchor

**Business Segment** Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

**Sub-Business** NBCUOTS - TLM KTLM

**Posting Category** TV Content & Production

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

**Country** United States

**State** Texas

**City** McAllen

**Responsibilities**

Anchor weekend weather in an energetic and professional manner, tell the market’s weather stories in a way that connects with and captivates viewers.

• Develop innovative and creative ways of presenting the daily weather story, with an emphasis on accuracy and integrity of data.

• Produce weather graphics and analyze data from the National Weather Service as well as other meteorological sources.

• Work with the producers and news team to create complete coverage of weather. Also prepare and post forecasts for multiple platforms.

•Some live reporting and attendance at community and weather-related events will be required.

•Use of social media daily and especially during severe events

**Qualifications/Requirements**

•At least 1 year experience as Video Journalist, Weather Anchor

•Shooting and Editing Skills with various editing software including Edius

•BA or BS in Journalism, Communications or Political Science preferred.

•Must have excellent writing skills as well as very strong speech skills

•Must be able to ad-lib effortlessly in various types of situations, particularly breaking news

•Enterprise reporting skills preferred. Strong live reporting skills are necessary.

•Must be able to handle working under the pressure of intense deadlines.

•Must be able to work effectively with others in a team environment

•Ability to work long hours, when necessary



Eligibility Requirements



•Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

•Must be willing to work in McAllen, TX area

•Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

•Must be 18 years or older

•Must have a valid driver’s license

•Must be fluent in Spanish (speak, read & write)

•Must be able to provide a reel/portfolio of work examples -- if available, include a web address when you submit your resume (if applicable)

**Desired Characteristics**

News judgment with solid ethical decision process

•Strong English, reading, writing and speaking

•High competitive nature

•Ability to perform under tight time deadlines

•Able to respond quickly and accurately to breaking new with Live Cut-ins

•Able to “ad-lib” effortlessly in various types of situations

•Creative with unique story ideas for development

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Click Here to view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.



Categories

  • Arts / Entertainment / Media
  • Broadcasting
  • Journalism

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