PT News Reporter

Iheartmedia, Inc. Providence , RI 02940

Posted 2 months ago

Current employees and contingent workers click here to apply and search by the Job Posting Title.

Total Traffic + Weather Network

Job Summary:

Prepares and broadcasts news coverage.


  • Gathers and verifies factual information through interviews, observation and research.

  • Monitors sources for breaking news, e.g., wires and social media.

  • Plans, writes, edits, and voices news broadcasts.

  • Finalizes content using digital audio editing software.

  • Maintains crucial deadlines in order to provide news stories in a timely fashion.

  • Repackages content from producers and field reporters for newscasts.

  • Identifies technical equipment and resource requirements for recording interviews and other audio material.

  • May produce features and interviews as assigned.

  • May specialize in a particular field of news broadcasting (e.g. political, traffic, finance or military).

  • May prepare written content, visual images, audio material and video footage for websites, blogs or other social-media platforms.


  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite and social networking platforms

  • Knowledgeable and up-to-date with local and national trends and/or specialized knowledge of subjects/events related to on-air topics

  • Pleasant, charismatic and well-controlled voice; excellent pronunciation

  • Well-rounded communication skills for conducting interviews

  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a team environment

  • Excellent writing and editing skills; proficient in grammar

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Proficient in media production and broadcast systems

  • Ability to plan and organize, set priorities and multi task in a fast-paced environment

  • May require other language proficiency, e.g., Spanish

Work Experience

  • 3+ years' experience in on-air journalism in smaller market or college station


  • 4-year college degree preferred.


  • None required


Providence, RI: 75 Oxford St, 02905

Position Type


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.

Our organization participates in E-Verify. Click here to learn about E-Verify.

Current employees and contingent workers click here to apply and search by the Job Posting Title.

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Court Reporter (Updated January 2020)

State Of Rhode Island

Posted 2 months ago

VIEW JOBS 4/29/2020 12:00:00 AM 2020-07-28T00:00 The Court Reporter shall have a thorough knowledge of the principles of court stenography, as well as a thorough knowledge of punctuation, grammar, spelling, medical and legal terminology; the ability to take dictation at the rate of a minimum of 225 words per minute and to type 70 words per minute; apply verbatim reporting skills in the courtroom setting, and prepare in proper form all transcripts that are ordered; and maintain accurate files and records of work in progress, work completed, and other notes subject to later transcription. Must adapt to the Case CATalyst, computer-aided transcription system used by the Workers' Compensation Court. Although not required, RPR certificate is a plus. Graduation from a college of recognized standing or accredited business school or private course of study specializing in stenographic reporting; experience such as may have been gained through employment as a court stenographer in any other comparable jurisdiction; or any combination of education and experience that shall be substantially equivalent to the above. In addition to a competitive salary; health insurance; paid holidays; and paid vacation, sick, and personal leave, the Rhode Island Judiciary currently offers to Workers' Compensation Court reporters: * Court provided writer with paid maintenance agreement * Court provided Case CATalyst software license with software updates and software support included * Court provided court reporting supplies (paper, toner, transcript covers, data storage, general office supplies, etc.) * Educational benefit, tuition reimbursement available for CEUs * Supplemental pay for bachelor's and master's degrees State Of Rhode Island Providence RI

PT News Reporter

Iheartmedia, Inc.