KRQE News 13, in Albuquerque is looking for a talented Weather Graphics Producer/Talent to help create & develop exceptional weather graphics that will help us tell the weather story of the day for multiple newscasts. In addition, the ideal candidate will report a weathercast on-air at least five times a week and will be a part of KRQE`s Team Weather Coverage.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
•       Works closely with the weather team to develop & produce comprehensive weather graphics and other content for all platforms.
•       Ensures that all weather content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality.
•       Assist the weather team in writing, copy editing, researching and coordinating weather programming and other content.
•       Assist the weather team in breaking and/or severe weather events and other urgent newsroom situations as required.
•       Write & publish web stories detailing the local forecast, and performs other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS & SKILLS:
•       Minimum one year of weather graphic creating experience.
•       Degree in meteorology preferred.
•       Knowledge of social media platforms.
•       Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad lib when required.
•       Superior on-air presence.
•       Knowledge of WSI Weather Producer is a plus.

ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
•       Ability to read computer monitor and small printing.
•       Manual dexterity to operate computer, telephone, and other office machines.
•       Ability to handle moderate stress on a regular basis with periods of high stress and deadline pressure.
•       Able to withstand occasional extreme temperatures and adverse weather conditions.

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Apply Online URL: https://broadcastcareers-nexstar.icims.com
Job Req #2019-5426

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