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Weather Executive Producer - WRAL-TV
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Meteorologist needed to produce industry-leading live and taped weathercasts for television, radio, web, and social.  Individual will work closely with on-air meteorologists to enhance television presentation.  This will entail creating graphics, coordinating graphics across shifts, communicating with News and other departments, working with vendors, training meteorologists on latest computer upgrades, etc.  Duties include maintaining top-notch weather web page and social media accounts.  Will work closely with web content and technical teams, assisting with troubleshooting for website and apps, and making recommendations for technology and content that improves weather offerings on digital platforms.  There will be occasional on air responsibilities, requiring polished presentation skills and ad lib capabilities.  Must have exceptional communication skills, show strong news judgment, and exhibit a sense of urgency.  Need to be proficient at scheduling, writing reviews, evaluating analytics, coordinating projects, and planning.  An AMS seal, experience with Doppler radar, exposure to WSI and Baron’s equipment, internet proficiency, familiarity with ENPS computer system, and knowledge of North Carolina are preferred.  Strong forecasting and communication skills; five years of television experience; and four year college degree in Meteorology are required. 
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A pre-employment drug screening is required. All candidates must apply online at EOE, M/F. All Capitol Broadcasting Company properties are tobacco free. Capitol Broadcasting Company participates in E-Verify. Capitol Broadcasting Company, Inc. is a diversified communications company which owns and/or operates WRAL-TV, WRAL Digital, WRAZ-TV, WRAZ Digital, WRAL-FM, WRAL-HD2, WCMC-FM, WCMC-HD1, WDNC-AM, WCMC-HD2, WCMC-HD3, WCLY-AM, WCMC-HD4, Microspace, CBC New Media Group and Wolfpack Sports Properties (a joint venture with Learfield) in Raleigh, NC; WILM-TV, WILT-LD and Sunrise Broadcasting in Wilmington, NC; The Durham Bulls Baseball Club, Bull City Hospitality and Bull Durham Beer Co., and the American Underground startup hub in Durham, NC; and real estate interests including the American Tobacco Historic District in Durham, NC, and Rocky Mount Mills in Rocky Mount, NC. Posted: It is the policy of the company to be fair and impartial in all relations with employees and applicants for employment. No person will be discriminated against in employment because of race, color, religion, age, sex, military status, national origin, physical/mental disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal or state law.