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MULTI-MEDIA PRODUCER - WFMJ-TV  has an immediate opening for a multi-media producer. Responsibilities including producing daily newscasts and writing and publishing news stories to the station's websites and social media sites. Serious candidates will have a background in Journalism, strong writing skills, the ability to meet multiple daily deadlines, good organizational skills, demonstrated social media skills and previous newsroom experience. This is not an IT position, it's a position requiring a News/Journalism/Writing background. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, writing samples and references to Sheila Miller, Executive Producer, WFMJ, email: smill@wfmj.com. Regular mail: Sheila Miller, WFMJ Executive Producer, PO Box 689, Youngstown, Ohio, 44501, WFMJ Television, Inc is an equal opportunity employer.

METEOROLOGIST/MMJ - WFMJ-TV in Youngstown, Ohio has an opening for a full-time meteorologist. The perfect candidate will have outstanding interpersonal skills and the ability to present the weather in a manner that is clear and engaging to viewers on digital, broadcast and social media platforms. Degree in Meteorology preferred.  Familiarity with WSI TruVu Max software is a plus. Responsibilities also include the ability to shoot, write and edit news stories as needed and write web news and weather-related stories daily. Training provided.  Across the board social media skills required and a passion for weather and story-telling a must! This is a strong NBC affiliate that’s locally owned and treats its employees well. Great news ratings, anchor perks, and competitive salary. Send demo link, resume and cover letter to Mona Alexander, WFMJ News Director, mona@wfmj.com. EOE.

DIGITAL CONTENT PRODUCER - WFMJ-TV has immediate openings for digital content producers to work in the TV news department.  The positions are part-time, approximately 28 hours per week.   We’re looking for aggressive team players who can write and dig up news.   Preferred candidates will have strong writing skills, aren’t afraid to pick up a phone to get information and want to be first online with the story!   Must be able to work in a fast-paced newsroom environment.  Training is provided but you must bring to the job a competitive desire to dig up news and publish stories quickly to the web and social media.  You’ll be collaborating with experienced journalists as you become one.  Journalism or equivalent degree preferred.  Strong social media skills a must.  Writing samples required.  Send resume, cover letter and writing samples to Mona Alexander, WFMJ News Director, mona@wfmj.com. EOE.  

TV NEWS REPORTER - WFMJ-TV has an immediate opening for a part-time TV News reporter to work Saturday and Sunday nights and fill-in shifts as well as write for our web and social media sites.   Preferred candidates will have a journalism or equivalent background and the ability to perform live on-air during the 21 News broadcasts.   If you’ve ever wanted to work in TV News this could be your chance.  We are looking for an aggressive team player who wants to cover hard news in the Mahoning and Shenango Valleys. You must be able to write, appear on camera and dig up news in our local communities.   Training will be provided but you must bring to the job a competitive desire to be first with local news on-air and online.  Send resume and cover letter (demo link preferred) to Mona Alexander, WFMJ News Director, mona@wfmj.com. EOE. 

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