WBRC Fox6 is the dominant #1 Fox Affiliate in Birmingham, AL. This is an opportunity to start your career in a well-established newsroom, working side-by-side with award-winning journalists.
We believe in big, showcased coverage of weather and breaking news on our broadcast and digital platforms, and so should you. Every day, our journalists strive to produce impactful stories with the viewer in mind. Watch our live stream before you apply, and you’ll see what we mean.
If you have what it takes, you’ll be working with industry veterans with valuable market experience. Birmingham is a vibrant city. It is a haven for foodies and craft beer lovers. The music scene is robust. The cost of living is affordable and there are plenty of day trips nearby.
WBRC is searching for our next newscast producer for our digital first newsroom. We break news on our website and app, push it on social, and add emotion and perspective on television. Our newscast producers are more than show-stackers. To qualify, you must demonstrate that you know producing basics. You’ll also need to understand writing for the ear versus the eye, and how to write to your video. You must know how to select stories, stack a rundown, and time in the booth. And yes, you’ll be expected to craft copy using active voice and present tense.
- Works with News Managers, Anchors and Reporter to create and execute newscasts featuring multiple live reporters
- Participate in daily editorial meetings and evaluate pitches for potential lead stories
- Selects, showcases and writes local, regional, national and international content for presentation.
- Makes graphics and lower thirds for all stories.
- Collaborates with reporters and anchors on story concept and delivery
- Writes copy for web and edits video for playback
- EXPERIENCE NEEDED:
- 2-3 years producing
- Knowledge of video editing and scripting software
- Working knowledge of web and social platforms.
Qualified applicants, apply online and attach resume and link(s) to your work. Drug screen required. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
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WBRC Fox6 News is searching for an Anchor/Reporter-MMJ to join our award-winning news team. The ideal candidate will possess versatility, speed and accuracy when it comes to anchoring, writing, shooting, editing and reporting. We're looking for someone unique, with charisma, warmth, and natural leadership abilities. The ideal candidate is an excellent communicator and first-rate storyteller.
Your task will be to make Central Alabama love you. We are looking for someone who wants to entrench in our community for the long run. In addition to anchoring, you will shoot, produce, and edit content daily. You will be asked to help the producers when needed, emcee various events in our community as well as station initiatives.
Warning- this is a big job in a very special newsroom! You would be joining a cohesive newsroom that is energetic and thrives on serving through coverage of severe weather, breaking news, enterprise journalist that makes Central Alabama a better place to live.
If this sounds like an exciting challenge, then we look forward to hearing from you.
Previous experience as a news anchor and strong reporting skills required. This is not for beginners. No need to apply if you do not have several years of experience anchoring and reporting. Drug screen and MVR check required.
Qualified applicants, apply online: https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com and attach resume and link to your work. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
WBRC FOX6, WBRC.com and BOUNCE TV is expanding its sales force. This expansion creates a fresh and exciting job opportunity to reward the individual and offer a variety of paths for professional growth within Raycom Media in the area of on-air and digital media sales.
WBRC has a specially tailored sales opportunity for a multi-platform advertising account executive, known as a Media Sales Consultant (MSC).
This financially rewarding commission sales opportunity allows the MSC to focus almost solely on selling advertising solutions.
The MSC will be partnered with their own account Success Manager as well as by an unparalleled sales support system that include an Analytics Director solely devoted to the sales effort, senior Digital Sales Specialists and other services. The seller chosen for this vital position will work to insure the success of the client’s advertising campaign on our top-rated local television station and on our heavily trafficked digital solutions including mobile, apps, desktop and OTT.
The optimal candidate for the position of Media Sales Consultant is a performance driven, proven seller who knows how to use analytical tools we will provide to influence decision-makers and close the sale. If you are a closer, with a track record of outside sales success, we want to talk with you about this unusual and highly profitable opportunity.
Qualified applicants, apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and attach resume. Drug screen and MVR check required. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V