On-Camera TV Traffic Reporter

Iheartmedia, Inc. Tampa , FL 33602

Posted 2 months ago

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Total Traffic + Weather Network

Job Summary:

On-Camera TV talent that prepares and reports on traffic and transit conditions.

Responsibilities

  • Gather and present traffic information for commuters in the Jacksonville Metro Area

  • Produce on-air traffic graphics

  • Collaborate with newscast producers, anchors and meteorologists on presentation and traffic developments

  • Provide up to date, accurate traffic reports and updates on-air, on our web site and on social media platforms

  • Provide a written script for teleprompter

  • Meet critical deadlines

  • Excellent ad-libbing ability, specifically during breaking news or weather coverage

Qualifications

  • Enthusiastic and genuine on-air presence

  • An eye for details and the ability to convey the changing nature of traffic conditions, delays and alternate routes

  • Must be able to use and read maps effectively

  • Must be knowledgeable about local roads and traffic patterns in Jacksonville, as well as mass transit

  • Ability to post alerts and updates on social media and our website

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented newsroom with an established anchor team

  • Excellent writing and speaking skills

  • Strong attention to detail and grammar

  • Understanding of police scanners is a plus

  • Position requires the operation of computer and editing software

  • High stress environment with deadline pressure

  • Must be able to work early mornings and additional shifts when traffic or weather conditions warrant

Work Experience

  • Must have previous on camera experience

  • Experience in traffic gathering and presentation, a plus

  • Proficient in Microsoft Windows

Education

  • College degree and/or related experience preferred

Certifications

  • None required

Location

Tampa, FL: 4002 W Gandy Blvd, 33611

Position Type

Regular

The Company is an equal opportunity employer and will not tolerate discrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, ethnicity, national origin, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected classification or status.

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On-Camera TV Traffic Reporter

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