- Sports Writer

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Sports Writer


Sports Writer

• Intermediate Level
Skills: Writers


WPIX 11 has an immediate opening for a full-time Writer for PIX11 news broadcasts in the sports department. The position is based in New York, NY.

Category Writers 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Mar 21, 2023
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

  • A knowledge of New York sports is ideal. 
  • Responsibilities include writing sports stories for various television newscasts, sports shows, desk-top editing of video for the stories you write and working to coordinate lives shots from reporters and photographers in the field under deadline pressure.  
  • In addition to writing, the writer will contribute creative ideas for broadcasts and other duties as assigned. 
  • Knowledge of ENPS systems is ideal. 
  • The applicant must have at least 3 years of experience as a writer or producer of television news broadcasts. 
  • They must have a college degree in Journalism or Mass Communications, or significant related experience.
  • Applicants must demonstrate a facility with language and a writing style that is designed to be off-the-cuff and fun, yet authoritative and credible.
  • Strong writing, video, news judgment, and internet skills are essential.
  • Applicants must possess the ability to work well under pressure and work well with others. 
Hourly rate: $29+

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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