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Meteorologist

Cox Media Group


Location:
Seattle, WA
Date:
11/22/2017
2017-11-222017-12-21
Job Code:
1715579
Cox Media Group
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Job Details

Company Cox Media Group
Title: Meteorologist
JobID: 1715579
Category: Broadcast
Industry: Cox Media Group
Job Type: Full-time

Description

The Meteorologist must follow the KIRO weather format and action plans as developed by the News Director, Executive Producers and Chief Meteorologist. The ability not only to forecast in a difficult weather market, but also the ability to communicate that forecast in a way the viewers will understand, is a must. The Meteorologist must be proficient in social media and digital communication to be successful in today’s environment.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Follow the KIRO weather format and action plans as developed by the News Director, Executive Producers and Chief Meteorologist
  • Forecast in a difficult weather market in a way the viewers will understand
  • Create graphics for TV and Digital
  • Use social media and digital to reach viewers

Qualifications

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Strong computer skills required
  • Must be proficient at updating the web with blogs, graphics and videos as well as using social media
  • This person will have a proven track record developing a working rapport with a diverse group of company leadership.
  • Excellent communication, organization, and writing skills are required. 
 
 
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
  • B.A Degree in Journalism, Communications, Science preferred
  • Minimum of three years television weathercaster experience required, preferably in at least a medium market
  • AMS Seal and/or CBM preferred  
     
REASONING ABILITY:
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to handle multiple projects at once and effective communication skills are essential
  • Attention to detail and strong organization skills to prioritize and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work with a diverse group of people in a fast paced environment with frequent deadlines
 

Organization: Cox Media Group

Primary Location: US-WA-Seattle-2807 3rd Ave

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Weekend

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing
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