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  • WCBI – TV c/o Sales Manager P.O. Box 271 Columbus, MS 39703

Weekend Meteorologist/Reporter

WCBI is looking for a Weekend Meteorologist/Reporter. I need someone whose science is solid and on-air presentation is ready to go. This position will include 3 days per week news reporting as well as weather live shots and more. This is not a job with a set schedule. If you take this job opportunity seriously, then you need an open mind and a working knowledge of how to tell a story.
Still interested? Send a resume, cover letter, DVD or link of your most recent work to:

  • WCBI – TV c/o News Director P.O. Box 271 Columbus, MS 39703 Robert Davidson

Creative Services Producer

WCBI-TV in Columbus, MS, the CBS, CW and My Network TV affiliates for North Mississippi and West Alabama are seeking a full time Creative Services Producer. The ideal candidate will have excellent videography skills, good writing skills, graphic design experience and extensive experience with Adobe Premiere, After effects and Photoshop. Knowledge of Social media – Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest and Google+ and website creation a plus. We are looking for someone excels working under deadlines, very attentive, communicates well, organized, creative, proactive, ambitious, good at time management, works well with others, like to have fun and make TV!
Job Description:

  • Shooting and editing sales, news and station imaging promos, topicals, PSA and long format special programs for news and sales
  • Writing copy
  • Graphic design for logo and artwork creation for promotional items
  • Assisting in commercial production and news

  • Required:
  • Strong skills with non-linear editing systems
  • Still Photography Editing programs
  • Animation software
  • Preferred:
  • Proficient with Adobe Cloud Package
Must have a valid driver’s license and proof of insurance. Send resume and reel of your work to:

  • No phone calls please. EOE.

Production Assistant

WCBI-TV is seeking a part-time Production Assistant for the morning shift who must be available to work 3:30am – 1pm weekdays and weekends. Duties include operation of studio cameras, teleprompter, copy and all other station and production equipment; upkeep of the studio; and basic video editing using Adobe Premier. Responsibilities also include completing other projects as assigned by the News Director, Promotions Director, Website Director and News Production Manager. A successful candidate must be computer literate, excellent typing skills a must/preferred, be able to make good decisions under pressure and have good oral and written communication skills. Experience in television production and editing video is helpful. Training will also be provided.
To apply, submit resume and cover letter to:

  • WCBI – TV c/o Production Manager P.O. Box 271 Columbus, MS 39703

General Assignment Reporter

WCBI-TV has an immediate opening for a General Assignment Reporter/Videographer.
Education: Degree in Broadcast Journalism or related field if you have no experience.
Experience Requirements:

  • Degree in Broadcast Journalism or related field if you have no experience.
  • Experience in television news preferred.
  • It would be helpful if you are familiar with ENPS.
Qualifications Requirements:

  • Shoot and edit using non-linear cameras and editors.
  • Provide story ideas during editorial meetings
  • Be proficient in all platforms, including web entries and social media.
  • Manage time effectively to meet daily deadlines.
  • A strong sense of creative input’s a must.
  • Able to work closely with sales and production.
  • Available to work required schedule which may include nights, weekends and overtime as needed.
  • Must meet professional appearance standards as prescribed by company policy.
  • Must be physically mobile with reasonable accommodation.
  • Must be able to respond to visual and oral cues
  • Must have a valid driver license and good driving record.
  • Punctual.
  • Communicate with co-workers.
  • Be courteous.
  • Be respectful of station property and the property of co-workers.
  • Keep work area organized.
  • Attend station meetings that encourage career advancements/communication (consultant visits, staff meetings, etc.)
To apply, We prefer links to your work, but will accept DVDs to the address below along with a cover letter and resume to:

  • Robert Davidson News Director WCBI TV PO BOX 271 Columbus, MS 39703
It is the policy of Morris Network (WCBI-TV, LLC) that employment shall be based on merit, qualification, and competence. Employment practice shall not be influenced or affected by virtue of an applicant’s or an employee’s race, age, sex, religion, color, national origin, or disability. Females and minorities are encouraged to apply. WCBI-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.