Senior News Writer, Program and Production

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
12 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
09 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

The Senior Morning News Writer is a full-time position responsible for writing local newscasts during Morning Edition as assigned by the Senior Producer. The Senior News Writer is also responsible for conducting telephone interviews and editing audio tape for newscasts, providing story ideas and follow up suggestions on a daily basis, as well as assigning and overseeing the work of other newscast staff and interns throughout the morning. This position is also responsible for production of local newscasts weekdays between 10 am and noon. The Senior News Writer assists in the training and supervision of news interns. This position also fills in as the Senior Producer of Morning Edition as needed.

Required Skills

B.A./B.S, or equivalent., excellent communication skills and three to five years of relevant experience.

Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular