WHBQ FOX13 is seeking a Chief Meteorologist to lead our team at Severe Weather Center 13. We are the most accurate and innovative meteorologists and environmental reporters in the Mid-South.
The successful candidate will be a Certified Broadcast Meteorologist and should have the ability to accurately forecast, track live storms, create and develop detailed, easy-to-understand graphics, and broadcast flawlessly on TV and social media. and radio.
WHAT WILL YOU DO:
- The graduate meteorologist must create and deliver the FOX13 weather forecasts following the formats and plans of action sought.
- Work with and lead a team of meteorologists to deliver vital weather information to our audiences 24/7.
- Must have the ability to not only forecast in the weather market, but also track live storms, using your skills to communicate not just data, but a forecast and its impact, in a way that viewers and listeners will understand.
- Qualified candidates will be proficient in digital video creation, social media engagement, ad-libbing life on TV, radio, live streams and Facebook Live.
- Must be willing to work long hours during severe and severe weather events
- Must be able to present and create original weather content and environmental investigative journalism for television and digital platforms.
What we are looking for
WHAT YOU WILL BRING:
- Degree in journalism, communications, science or other
- 5+ years TV weather presenter, live storm tracking experience
- Completion of the Certified Broadcast Meteorology (CBM) program
- Requires strong computer skills, communication skills, social media skills
Email your reel and resume to [email protected]
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