New jobs posted to TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center include openings for a creative services photographer-editor and a promotions producer and assignment editors for Cox, Nexstar, Capitol Broadcasting and Quincy stations.
WFXT, Cox Media Group’s Fox affiliate in Boston (DMA 9), has an opening for a motivated creative services photographer/editor. The candidate will work closely with the Creative Services department to execute projects from concepts to completion. Visual storytelling, teamwork, problem solving, and creativity are prerequisites. Prior experience working with clients and producers is a must. Click here for more specifics and how to apply.
Keep in mind that while WFXT is Boston’s Fox affiliate, the station itself is located in Dedham, about 20 miles from downtown Boston. So if the thought of living in a big city like Boston intimidates you, you can live and work in a historic suburb with 14 parks, excellent shopping and dining while Boston proper is still just a quick train ride away. If you’re a city dweller and like the fast-paced vibe of a major, historical city, Boston proper is just a quick train ride from Dedham.
Boston covers nearly 90 square miles (harbor included), but the wider Boston region, contains dozens and dozens of other towns and communities. Boston is the Red Sox, the Bruins and Harvard, one of the area’s many colleges and universities, and Boston Harbor.
KDVR and KWGN, Nexstar’s Fox and CW affiliates in Denver (DMA 17), are looking for a promotions producer. Bring your skills to the beautiful Rocky Mountains and work with a truly amazing team of marketing and creative professionals.
This position will be responsible for producing effective on-air promotional spots, digital marketing and special projects. If you can create eye-catching work that motivates viewers, they want you. Click here for more specifics and how to apply.
According to U. S. News & World Report, Denver is the #2 best place to live in America. Do I really need to say anything else about living in Denver? OK, there are also nearly 100 breweries in metro Denver, and the sudsy area is host to the annual Great American Beer Festival that showcases more than 3,800 beers from 800 breweries around the country.
Denver offers more than 5,000 acres of parks, trails, golf courses and playgrounds. In fact, many of Denver’s most prominent neighborhoods are built around and named after such beloved green spaces like Washington Park, City Park, Cheesman Park and Sloan’s Lake. The metro area’s proximity to the Rocky Mountains also creates numerous opportunities for residents to ski and snowboard in the winter.
Pro sports teams include the Rockies (MLB), Broncos, (NFL), Nuggets, (NBA), and Avalanche (NHL). Denver offers more than 5,000 acres of parks, trails, golf courses and playgrounds.
WRAL, Capitol Broadcasting’s NBC affiliate in Raleigh, N.C., needs an assignment editor. The ideal candidate will have an intense passion and expertise for generating great story ideas. This position needs a competitive journalist and innovative coverage coordinator who can assign crews, assist with news gathering and explore story backgrounds. Click here for more specifics and how to apply.
Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill are known for their research/technology roots and collegiate rivalries, according to U. S. News & World Report, which ranks Raleigh as the 10th Best Place to Live in the country. Raleigh, known as the city of oaks for its many oak trees that line the streets, is the state capitol, and the second largest city in North Carolina.
The area is home to North Carolina State University, Duke University and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Dine out in the more than 1,200 local restaurants in the Raleigh area, many of which have earned national accolades, and gather over craft beers in one of the region’s many microbreweries.
Raleigh is just a few hours west of the Atlantic Ocean, only a couple hours from the mountains if you enjoy skiing or snowboarding. The median home price is about $250,000 and median rent is under $1,000.
KWWL, Quincy Media’s NBC affiliate in Waterloo, Iowa (DMA 90), serving eastern Iowa, has an opening for a full time assignment editor who oversees all assignment desk operations including running the editorial meetings. Qualified applicants will have experience in assessing and training staff. Click here for more specifics and how to apply.
The U.S. News & World Report ranked Iowa as the #1 state in the country. Livability says Waterloo dramatically re-energized its downtown in recent years by completing a huge riverfront renaissance initiative that includes a plaza, riverwalk trail, amphitheater, splash pad and Dekhockey rink.
The development complements an array of shopping, dining, nightlife and cultural entertainment options downtown and was a catalyst in growing those destinations. Residents enjoy 50-plus parks and more than 100 miles of paved trails.
The community is home to Hawkeye Community College and is adjacent to Cedar Falls, home of the University of Northern Iowa.