FOX 29 has an immediate need for a Freelance Meteorologist and anchor for newscasts. Ideal candidate must have excellent meteorological skills and be able to anchor news both in studio and in remote live shots. Must have good news judgment and the ability to work well with other newsroom staff. Must be experienced and professional with leadership skills. Proven track record of contributing to a blog and/or website is very important. Must be able to produce engaging, interesting and creative daily weather forecast presentations. Will be required to make station-related community/charity/educational appearances at various times including weekends. Must be able to operate, or learn to operate, weather and radar computer systems.
Minimum of two years’ experience as a Meteorologist in a medium to large market. Experience as a news anchor helpful. Must be able to work weekends with limited weekend time off. Dynamic on-air personality and professional live reporting skills required. Must have strong interpersonal, written and oral communications skills. Must have strong computer and Internet/web skills. Must be a team player who works well under deadline pressure. Basic editing and producing skills preferred.
FOX HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT
330 MARKET STREET, PHILADELPHIA, PA 19106
Resumes can also be e-mailed to Fox29.Hr@foxtv.com
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Posted on June 29, 2013.