Production Director

WA rare and exciting opportunity is now available at the NBC/CW station in Jackson, Tennessee. WNBJ is looking for a “can do” Production Director who will lead the commercial and promotions production of our NBC and CW affiliates. We are a newer station that is still growing and the Production Director will be an instrumental member of our team. You will handle commercial conception, script writing, shooting and editing for WNBJ clients. You will also help promote the station by producing on-air promotions for NBC and CW. If you have a “MacGyver” attitude – this could be a dream job!

Job Responsibilities:
• Work with sales team to meet with clients in the conceptualization of commercials
• Write, shoot and edit client commercials and on-air promotions
• Work closely with sales to maximize station branding and revenue
• Develop relationships with local clients, venues, and community leaders

If you are interested and want to know more, please send your resume and examples of your work to Peter Noll at pnoll@nbc39tv.com.

Promotion Producer/Editor

Waypoint Media is looking for a Promotion Producer/Editor based at our Hub in Meridian, MS. This position will maintain accurate network and syndicated promotions for all Waypoint Media stations within our five market group. This candidate will work closely with sales and traffic Teams to ingest commercials from all markets into our commercial system. Additional editing duties will be assigned as projects warrant.

We are looking for someone who is super organized, self-guided and experienced with non-linear editing.

If you’re interested, send your resume and references to:

Jon Pollard
jpollard@wmdn.net

On-Camera Broadcast Meteorologist

NewsHub, owned by Waypoint Media, has an immediate opening for a full-time On-Camera Broadcast Meteorologist based in Little Rock, AR.

As Meteorologist, you will be responsible for the content of weather segments for assigned newscasts. You will issue warnings and alerts, produce graphics and maps using AccuWeather Storm Director.

Job Responsibilities
• Produce and present weather reports
• Issue warnings and alerts
• Produce graphics and maps
• Forecast, produce and present clear, understandable forecasts

Required Skills and Experience
• Meteorology degree from an accredited program
• Previous on-air weather experience
• Fluency in English
• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written

Salary & Benefits
• Health & Dental Insurance
• 401k
• Paid Time Off & Holiday Pay / Time

Candidates must be able to successfully complete a background check and drug screen.

Please email a cover letter, video reel and references to Shawn Reynolds, Group Director of News and Content at sreynolds@newshubllc.com.
No phone calls, please.
EOE/M/F/V/D

Main News Anchor (Two Openings)

Waypoint Media has immediate openings for a main anchor team based at NewsHub in Little Rock, AR.

This is a unique opportunity to work for one of the fastest growing ownership groups in the industry.

The Main News Anchor will lead the evening and late weekday newscasts. The position is Monday – Friday.

Duties & Responsibilities
• Anchor a variety of newscasts
• Reviews copy and corrects errors in content grammar and punctuation in alignment with editorial style and formatting guidelines
• Pitches stories to news managers and news producers which are relevant to the local community
• Ensures that all content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality
• Writes stories for the on-air broadcasts, the web, and other digital platforms
• Interacts with viewers/users in person and on social media sites.
• Mentor younger journalists in the newsroom
• Performs special projects and other duties as assigned
Requirements & Skills
• Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience
• Fluency in English
• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad lib when required
• Minimum three year’ experience in news reporting or anchoring
Salary & Benefits
• Health & Dental Insurance
• 401k
• Paid Time off & Holiday Pay / Time
Candidates must be able to successfully complete a background check and drug screen.

Please email a cover letter, video reel and references to Shawn Reynolds, Group Director of News and Content at sreynolds@newshubllc.com.
No phone calls, please.
EOE/M/F/V/D