Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in communications or journalism required. Minimum two years’ in a medium to major market working in news radio or television. Ability to write accurate, concise, conversational, and interesting copy to be read by anchors in various newscasts required. Ability to judge quality and select the best video for newscasts is also required. Candidate must be able to work various shifts; take direction from producers and executive producers. Good news judgment is an important aspect of this position as is the ability to adapt to the FOX 2 News writing style. May also be required to write for the fox2detroit.com, produce a newscast, or work as a fill-in news reporter. As a fill-in assignment editor the successful candidate must be good with directions and demonstrate a working knowledge of Metro Detroit geography.
Job Code: 559
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in communications, journalism, or broadcasting required. Minimum of four years’ experience as a news photographer/editor. Knowledge of basic journalism and production techniques. Experience with the operation of P2 camera, P2 editing equipment, and non-linear experience. Must have understanding of how to utilize social media to gain more newscast viewers and draw more consumers to fox2detroit.com and the FOX2 Facebook page. Must have a valid driver’s license.
Job Code: 505
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