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The List - Correspondent

Scripps Media, Inc.
Phoenix, AZ 85003
  • Job Code
    JR021031

Primary Purpose

THE LIST Correspondents primary responsibilities include pitching, writing, producing and on-air talent for segments that target our key demo of women 18-44. They will oversee all aspects of video production in the field including interviews and demonstrations with experts to ensure all content is created by deadlines in an entertaining and informative way. They will work with Supervising Producers to schedule segments, ensure deadlines are met and deliver the highest quality show for our daily, half-hour, syndicated entertainment/news magazine show.

Key Activities

  • Must be a strong creative writer with experience working with a crew in the field.
  • Knowledge of current events and trends in entertainment, pop culture, travel, lifestyle, fashion, etc.
  • Must be able to remain calm in a stressful situation and conduct themselves in a professional manner.

Skills

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor or Associates degree in a related field, and/or equivalent experience.
  • 3-5 years experience
  • On-air talent in show/content formats including traditional news or entertainment.

Skills & Abilities

  • Must have a passion for entertainment, pop-culture, and news.
  • Excellent storytelling skills; we need people who are great at connecting with our target demographic in a fun and engaging way.
  • Excellent and proven writing skills for television production.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills are required as well as the ability to successfully work in a close team environment.
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to multi-task and prioritize under tight deadlines.
  • Active listening, visualization skills, and creativity.
  • Ability to self-manage assigned projects/tasks & communicate risks in a timely manner.
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills to successfully interface with direct reports, peers and management
  • Proven time-management skills, planning and ability to meet deadlines are a must.

Work Environment

  • Fast-paced & fun! Must be flexible to adapt to the shows daily needs and be able to work in a deadline fashioned workflow while maintaining a positive attitude.

Additional Requirements

  • Valid driver's license and good driving record required. In addition, proof of insurance and liability coverage may be required.

About Scripps

The E.W. Scripps Company(NASDAQ: SSP) serves audiences and businesses through a growing portfolio of local and national media brands. With 52 television stations in 36 markets, Scripps is one of the nations largest independent TV station owners. Scripps runs a collection of national journalism and content businesses, includingNewsy, the next-generation national news network; podcast industry leaderStitcher; the fast-growing national broadcast networksBounce,Grit,Escape,LaffandCourt TV; andTriton, the global leader in digital audio technology and measurement services. Scripps runs an award-winning investigative reporting newsroom in Washington, D.C., and is the longtime steward of theScripps National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps has held for decades to the motto, Give light and the people will find their own way.

As an equal employment opportunity employer, The E.W. Scripps Company and its affiliates do not discriminate in its employment decisions on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, gender, color, religion, age, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, citizenship or national origin, and military membership or veteran status, or on any other basis which would be in violation of any applicable federal, state or local law. Furthermore, the company will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in undue hardship for the company.

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Posted: 2019-11-23 Expires: 2019-12-22
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