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KSAZ TV – Assignment Editor
Responsible for gathering story information from various news sources and determining newsworthiness. Making decisions on what stories to cover and assigning/dispatching the crews. Keep news staff apprised of breaking news and changes in assignments. Make beat check calls to law enforcement and other governmental agencies. Update station social media platforms as news events warrant. Communicate with affiliates to ensure continuity in coverage. One year exp in TV news, including assignment desk exp. College degree in an applicable discipline, such as broadcast journalism, required. Must be well organized and able to manage multiple projects. Must demonstrate outstanding news judgment, good news writing skills, and strong familiarity with social media. Must be able to deal effectively and professionally with people. Must be able to work well in a fast-paced environment. Coordinate coverage of special events. Overtime, holidays and varied hours required. CLICK HERE TO APPLY
KSAZ TV – News Senior Producer
Must produce a timely and compelling newscast that is editorially and visually dynamic. Participate and help lead in the editorial process. May be required to produce content/newscasts for news specials, and possibly field produce. Assign stories for associate producers and ENG staff with video production. Must be able to complete simple desktop editing and use templates to produce graphics. Utilizes a variety of storytelling techniques and tools to showcase stories in unique ways. Must have strong knowledge of social media and be able to incorporate and showcase content from multiple platforms into newscast. Have exceptional news judgment, strong writing and copy editing abilities. We are looking for a competitor who can collaborate with the staff to perform at the highest levels every day. Must be able to work in fast-paced environment under specific time constraints while demonstrating exceptional creativity. Must be self-motivated and work productively on a team. Will work closely with news management to continually evolve newscasts. Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or Communications. Minimum 2 years working in a major market newsroom as a producer or smaller market news manager. Weekends, holidays and varied hours required. CLICK HERE TO APPLY
KSAZ TV – Content Creator
Assist with the production of, all areas of newscast and digital content including story conception and research, content selection, newscast timing, writing, booking guests, interviews, social media and web postings, basic video editing. Field produce spot news stories, planned events, special segments, and other outside programming. Work cohesively with all areas of newsroom to produce news stories. Overtime, weekends, holidays, and varied hours required. Four-year college degree or equivalent work experience preferred. Two years TV news experience required. Requires a solid background in writing and news production. Previous producing experience a plus. Must be able to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment. Work accurately and efficiently within specific time constraints. Proficiency with newsroom computers and related industry software required. CLICK HERE TO APPLY.
KSAZ/KUTP TV – Maintenance Engineer
KSAZ/KUTP FOX Television Stations Owned and Operated in Sunny Phoenix, Arizona is looking for an Entry-Level Broadcast Engineering Technician. In this role, you will employ your electro-mechanical and information systems skills in a customer service based environment where we support our News broadcasting and Digital streaming efforts.
SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
- Ensure that all technical equipment is operational and support the production department’s use of the equipment. Supported systems include, but are not limited to: HDSDI router and switchers, audio consoles and network, intercom system, digital asset management system, virtual set systems, cameras, multi-view monitor systems
- Identify signal parameters and troubleshoot issues using test equipment including waveform monitors, vector monitors, audio metering, network and transport stream analyzers, and a variety of cable testers
- Work daily with Engineers, Production, News, and Digital personnel to support live programming
- Ensure all production systems are up to date and functioning as needed
- Troubleshoot issues with broadcast systems, and work with vendors and open trouble tickets with customer support
- Repair or replace equipment as needed
- Work with Engineering Leadership Team to plan and implement projects on tasks including research and specification of vendor/hardware/software, installation and configuration of system or solution
- Occasional facility maintenance level work will be assigned as required
- This position’s work hours include early/late shifts, weekends and holidays
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
- Knowledge of broadcast video routing systems, signal distribution and processing, and installation and repair
- Knowledge of production systems including switchers, cameras, audio, multi-image displays, digital effects, graphics, and editing
- Sony and NewTek switchers, SSL and Wheatstone audio consoles and BitCentral Core, iTX, Adobe CC, Telestream and Signiant products, RTS and ClearCom intercom, Evertz EQX, VIP with Magnum control.
- Knowledge of satellite and compression systems (receivers, dish control systems, encoders, multiplexers, encryption and decryption equipment)
- Outstanding communication skills, both verbal and written
- Excellent interpersonal skills - ability to interact with all levels of people including management, peers, operators, and vendors
- Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications, including Vision
- Attention to detail and organizational skills
- Ability to function in a dynamic environment and work independently
- Capacity to multi-task and prioritize in a fast-paced environment
- Experience as an engineer in live television or post-production environment
- Experience supporting cloud-based content management or OTT streaming
- VHF and UHF transmitter experience
Applicant must be a graduate of an accredited electronics school or college or possess equivalent experience in broadcast maintenance. Must be able to lift and carry forty-five (45) pounds and with equipment, traverse walking distances, up and down stairs, and rough terrain, to complete essential job functions. Must have a clean MVR and be willing to obtain a valid driver’s license. Ability to safely operate a four-wheel drive vehicle in inclement weather. Local travel, OT, weekends and holiday will be required. CLICK HERE TO APPLY.
KSAZ TV - Photographer
Cover general news assignments in a fast-paced news environment using electronic camera & editing equipment; applying techniques appropriate to each story. Understanding of different camera/media formats required. Recent on-the-street TV news photography experience required. Must have live ENG remote experience, including streaming platforms and microwave truck operation. Excellent storytelling techniques including composition, use of audio, lighting and effective editing required. Along with photography, editing is a major component of this position, whether in the field or at the station. Applicant must be able to edit ENG material both remotely and in-house for various newscasts under specific time constraints using non-linear editing equipment. Must have a working knowledge of the Adobe Premiere editing platform. Familiarity with Bitcentral newsroom systems and iNews a plus. Excellent storytelling techniques for on-air, online and social media including composition. Participation in the newsroom’s social media initiatives is required. Candidate is expected to be willing to cross-train into other areas of the news operation if needed. Weekends, holidays, travel & varied hours required. HS diploma required, college degree pref. Must be able to lift/carry 50 lbs. equipment. Must be able to drive, have proof of insurance, obtain a valid Arizona driver’s license and maintain a clean MVR. Resume and on-line link of recent work required of applicants. CLICK HERE TO APPLY
KSAZ TV – Account Executive
Fox Television in Phoenix Arizona is looking for an experienced Account Executive to maintain and improve existing client list. Will be responsible for all aspects of account negotiation and maintenance including; transactional linear business, generating new business, the creation and sale of unique promotional sponsorships, and digital (OTT, streaming news and sports, and display). Candidate must have excellent communication, negotiation and organizational skills and be able to develop strong client and agency relationships. Must have industry knowledge and be able to work in a team environment. Proven success with generating and maintaining new business and experience with major sports programming sales req. Prior experience with WideOrbit and Kantar is preferred. Candidate must be detailed oriented, resourceful, reliable and a self-starter. Maintain timely and detailed paperwork and reports relating to sales activities. Must have or be willing to obtain and drive reliable transportation and have a valid driver’s license. Local travel and varied hours required. Bachelor’s degree required and a minimum of three (3) years’ experience in Sales; TV Sales preferred. Ideal candidate must possess a proven track record of success in sales. A four year college degree is preferred. Knowledge of media math, TV ratings and web metrics is a plus. Varied hours required. CLICK HERE TO APPLY.
KSAZ TV – Sales Coordinator
Provide admin support to the Sales management staff and Account Executives. Duties including writing and checking orders, proposals, maintaining organizational systems, general office requirements, assisting with special projects. Investigate order discrepancies and credit memos. Varied hours and overtime as needed. Strong written/oral communication skills required. Strong PC skills and proficiency with Microsoft Office. Requires excellent attention to detail, and accuracy. Must be able to interact professionally with a variety of people and work efficiently and courteously with station personnel and within specific time constraints. 1 year experience in administrative position required. HS diploma or equivalent req. College preferred. CLICK HERE TO APPLY.
Digital Journalist - LiveNOW (position based in Phoenix, Arizona)
We're hiring a Digital Journalist to join the team behind LiveNOW, FOX TV Stations’ national live streaming news product. Reporting to the Executive Producer, the Digital Journalist will curate, produce and host live coverage of breaking news and important events as they happen, giving users an in-the-moment view of what's going on across the country and around the world. This position is based at LiveNOW’s Phoenix headquarters inside KSAZ.
Does this sound like you? You're smart, fast on your feet, team-oriented and full of energy. A true storyteller at heart, you know a big news story when you hear it. You’re a self-professed news junkie who always knows what’s going on-- everywhere. Digging for details gives you life… and you know exactly where to look. When asked whether you’re a host, reporter or producer, your answer is D = all of the above. Content is your passion, but you’ve got tech chops and you’re not afraid to use them. You thrive in a fast-paced, challenging environment and crave the chance to try something new. Every. Single. Day.
The person we're looking for lives and breathes digital news and information, and is driven by an intense passion for storytelling. If that's you, we need you on our team.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Gather, produce and present original content live, including breaking news and coverage of major news events, on digital, social, streaming and broadcast platforms nationwide. Simultaneously manage content and live video production, including video switching and graphics. Monitor live video feeds, newsgathering tools and social media for the latest information and content. Maintain constant communication with FOX O&O stations as well as other internal and external partners to coordinate receiving video and new information. Stay up-to-date on news and current events. Pitch story ideas and contribute to editorial process. Monitor real-time analytics. Adhere to journalistic standards. Assist in planning. Produce for other Digital Journalists. Other duties as assigned.
REQUIREMENTS: 3+ years experience reporting and hosting live news coverage on digital and social platforms preferred. BA/BS degree, preferably in Journalism, Communications or related field. Excellent live communicator with the ability to host continuous coverage over extended periods. Tech-savvy multitasker with strong knowledge of the technical aspects of digital news production, including live streaming and video publishing. Experience operating a TriCaster or similar video production system a plus. Proficient in tools used for web-based newsgathering tools, content creation and monitoring digital analytics. Superior news judgment. Social media expert. Overwhelming attention to detail. Thrive under pressure. Varied hours including weekends and holidays as required. CLICK HERE TO APPLY.
KSAZ TV – Associate Producer
Assist with all areas of newscast production including writing, content selection and research, organize scripts, newscast timing, producer graphics and basic video editing, booking guests. Field produce spot news stories and special segments. Work cohesively with producers, photographers, reporters and editors to produce news stories. Overtime, holidays and varied hours required. 4-year college degree or equivalent req. Six (6) months broadcast news experience required. Requires a solid background in writing and news production. Must be able to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment. Proficiency with PC and industry specific software. CLICK HERE TO APPLY.
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