Univision Communications Inc. Miami , FL 33196
WLTV Univision 23 is looking for an experienced Meteorologist to develop and produce forecast tailored for delivery on multiple platforms. Ideal candidate should be an excellent communicator, possess a commanding and professional on-air presence with top-notch judgement. Looking for someone creative, who can clearly explain the weather story offering daily content on variety of platforms including TV, Radio, Digital, Social Networking and Mobile. Someone innovative who is highly engaged in stations digital efforts (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Website etc.) utilizing graphics and video. Candidate must be able to produce weathercasts that stand out in a competitive news market. Looking for someone who understands and is fully engaged with active weather information, quickly responding to weather alerts, available for on call situations, and maintaining in constant contact with news team during severe weather.
Duties and Responsibilities
Anchor weather and traffic segments on regularly scheduled newscasts.
Responsible for airing severe weather alerts, cut-ins and crawls.
Compiles forecasts and other weather data using WSI system.
Arranges and composes maps and illustrations using WSI system.
Produce daily content on variety of platforms including TV, Radio, Internet, Social Networking and Mobile.
Makes public appearances, including school visits and station promotions.
Must be available for on call situations and maintaining in constant contact with news team during severe weather.
Be available for inter-stations support in weather related news occurrences.
Innovative thinker and problem solver with passion for Weather and nature.
Must work well with producers and technical staff to craft compelling weathercasts and weather-related stories.
Professional on-air presence with top-notch judgement, verbal, written and visual communication skills.
Knowledgeable in computer graphic systems, with ability to design and manipulate visual content using specialized software. Technologically savvy with strong computer skills.
Must be able to adlib and possess a strong story-telling ability.
Ability to report from the field weather related information.
Creative, innovative, highly engaged in digital platforms.
Flexible to work any assigned shift, including evening, weekends, and holidays.
Ability to perform well under pressure, manage breaking news situations, meet strict deadlines, and respond quickly to changes.
Effective news writing ability for all platforms.
Knowledge of News gathering equipment and computers.
Strong journalistic standards and ethics.
1-3 years as on-air weathercaster preferred
Experience in a live setting, adlibbing, and use of the chroma key required.
Experience with WSI weather system and graphics preferred
Experience with severe weather coverage preferred
Must be willing to work from office in Miami, FL
Employment/education will be verified
Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States
Please apply on our Univision Careers Webpage:
About Univision Communications Inc.
Univision Communications Inc. (UCI) is a top-tier multimedia company with 17 broadcast, cable and digital networks; 59 TV stations; 67 radio stations; online and mobile apps, products and content creation facilities. UCI focuses on delivering a branded experience everywhere its audience is, reaching 89 million unduplicated consumers monthly across its portfolio. As a mission-driven Company, UCI is committed to informing, entertaining and empowering Hispanic America.
Univision Communications Inc. (UCI) en una empresa multimedia del ms alto nivel, con 17 cadenas de televisin de seal abierta, por cable y digital; 59 estaciones de TV; 67 emisoras de radio; aplicaciones en lnea y para dispositivos mviles, productos y sedes para creacin de contenido. UCI se centra en ofrecer una experiencia con la marca dondequiera que est su audiencia, alcanzando a ms de 89M de consumidores mensuales en todas las plataformas. Como Compaa impulsada por una misin, UCI se centra en informar, entretener y empoderar a la comunidad hispana en los Estados Unidos.
For more information, please visit www.Univision.net.
Univision is an Equal Opportunity Employer including Vets and Disabled