The trainee works in the Creative Services, Design and Digital Development departments at WDIV-TV.
A trainee is exposed to television production and how graphic design applies to that medium. Motion graphics are the core of the trainee’s experience. He or she will create material for on-air broadcasts and websites on a daily basis. Most experience involves creating both still and animated designs to support our daily newscasts and local programming. The trainee will also create design material for our websites and help in the production of promotional spots with our promotion team.
Note: The position has a duration of 12 months. There is no guarantee of subsequent employment with Post-Newsweek Stations.
A graphic design background is expected. Significant experience with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and After Effects is required. Experience with Flash and Final Cut Pro is desirable. Knowledge of 3D computer graphics is a big plus. Prefer applicants with a degree from an accredited design program or working toward one.
RESUMES TO: Jim Houff, Design Director
Email: email@example.com WDIV-TV, 550 W. Lafayette Blvd., Detroit, MI 48226
Video Journalist-News Department
Video Journalist must have the ability to originate, research, write, shoot, produce and edit stories and be an excellent storyteller. Candidate must possess strong written and communication skills and have the ability to report on a wide range of stories. Stories
will appear both on-line and on-air.
Minimum of 2 years television news experience is required. A college degree in Journalism or related field is preferred.
Send resume and DVD to: Kim Voet, News Director
WDIV-TV, 550 West Lafayette Boulevard, Detroit, MI 48226-3140
Promotion Writer/Producer (Part-time)
Responsibilities include but are not limited to writing and producing and editing on-air promos for news, station image, syndicated programs, web, radio and print, in addition to scheduling promos in daily logs and coordinating and tagging syndicated programs. Strong creative writing and production talents are essential as well as the ability to work imaginatively in-house and in the field on tight deadlines. Must be highly organized and efficient.
Note: All of the essential functions of this position are not necessarily described in this posting.
A minimum of three years experience in broadcast television promotion and applicable college degree preferred. Must have non-linear editing experience, including Final Cut Pro editing. Ability to shoot creative video and web experience a plus. Must be able to demonstrate abilities through a promotion resume reel and writing samples.
Send Resume & Reel to:
Terri Turpin-Amato, Promotion Manager
WDIV-TV, 550 W. Lafayette Blvd., Detroit, MI 48226 - Email to: firstname.lastname@example.org