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WCSC Live 5 News in beautiful Charleston, South Carolina is looking for an aggressive, determined Assignment Manager. Our next assignment manager will help lead our newsroom with a strong focus on investigative, accountability and enterprise reporting without losing focus on breaking news. Candidate must be able to multi-task under high pressure situations.
We are looking for someone with excellent news judgment and a keen a scanner ear. You must be highly organized, with the ability to juggle crews and resources under intense breaking news situations. We are looking for more than a paper-shuffler, we want someone who looks beyond the press releases and comes to the editorial meetings with unique story ideas.
The successful candidate will help enterprise news through beat calls, social media, and cultivated sources. Ability to work flexible hours including nights, weekends, and holidays is a must.
Apply online and attach your resume and references. No phone calls please. Pre-employment drug screen required. EOE-M/F/D/V
WCSC in Charleston, SC is seeking a part-time News Content Specialist. Candidate must be a self-starter, able to work under tight deadlines, have the ability to learn how to operate various news broadcast equipment and embrace a newsroom culture that blends news content gathering with production operation.
This position also requires candidates to have the ability and enthusiasm to learn how to write and post content to multiple platforms, along with editing video clips for on-air newscasts. Those candidates with the ambition to get their news broadcasting careers in motion should apply online. Candidates should be willing and able to work a flexible schedule to include early mornings, evenings, weekends and holidays.
Qualified applicants, please attach your resume and any links to your work. Pre-employment drug screening required. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
WCSC in beautiful Charleston, SC is looking for an MMJ/reporter to join our award-winning news team. We are seeking a strong journalist, great communicator and a positive leader inside and outside the newsroom. The successful candidate will report as a one-man band five days a week. We are looking for an MMJ that is passionate about enterprise & accountability journalism. Our next reporter must how to build sources and break stories. If you like covering planned events and news conferences, this is not the position for you. Experience covering breaking news on social media, web, and TV a plus. Strong editorial judgment and the ability to tell compelling stories for broadcast and digital a must. Candidate must be willing and able to work a flexible schedule including but not limited to weekends, overnights, holidays, and overtime. Qualified applicants, please apply online and attach resume and link to your most recent work. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
Are you an experienced news producer?
Are you a positive person who wants to win and knows how to lead?
Do you want to live by the beach in the #1 city in the world?
If you answered yes to these questions, a news producer position at WCSC Live 5 News may be right for you.
WCSC Live 5 News is the dominant media source in Charleston, SC. We are actively looking for an experienced journalist who has a minimum of 2-years experience producing in any TV market size. Excellent news judgment, the ability to tell real news sources from fake ones, urgent writing, and showcasing skills are a must. Applicant must be detail-oriented and work well with others in a fast-paced, high-stress environment. The position is also responsible for managing and producing material for our digital media platforms.
This position is for our top-rated morning show and the ideal candidate is willing to work overnights. News is 24/7. Successful candidates must also be flexible and willing to work holidays, weekends, or overtime hours as needed. Pre-employment drug screen required.
If you want to be a part of an award-winning and aggressive newsroom that makes a difference in their community, apply online and attach resume and links to your work. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
WCSC Television, the #1 station and award-winning CBS affiliate, has an immediate opening for a News Operations Manager in Charleston, South Carolina.
The right candidate will assist in the development, implementation, and training processes of new and existing systems. Familiarity with the news operation production process, logistics, non-linear edit systems, ENPS, ENG, SNG newsgathering and mobile platforms are necessary. It also requires proven ability to diagnose and resolve problems associated with all technological facets in the newsroom.
The news operations manager will work closely with our Technology/IT department. This position will oversee ENG, SNG, and LiveU newsgathering as well as work with others to manage the news fleet. This is a key management position here in the newsroom. We are seeking a candidate with strong communication skills and someone who helps promote a positive culture in the newsroom.
- Manage technical aspects of field newscasts and major planned coverage
- Assist in development, implementation, and training of new and existing systems
- Oversee with Chief Photographer to manage scheduling, training, evaluation and supervision of news photographers and editors
- Oversee purchase supplies and minor equipment, coordinate equipment repairs and/or installation of new equipment as needed
- Manage ENG and SNG vehicles and keep staff updated on tech and safety training
- Manage fleet maintenance, tags, and EMKAY
- Manage video dubbing/licensing
- Shoot and edit for special reports and any other time as needed
- Manage scheduling, training, evaluation and supervision of news photographers and editors
- Direct reports: photographers & full-time editors
Qualified applicants, apply online and attach resume with cover letter. Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screen and MVR check. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V