Overview

<p><b>WSOC-TV</b>&nbsp;is looking for a smart, dedicated, creative,&nbsp;<b>Meteorologist</b>&nbsp;to join our area’s most accurate forecasters: WSOC-TV’s Severe Weather Center 9 team. The successful candidate will be a Certified Broadcast Meteorologist and is expected to have the ability to forecast accurately, to live storm track, create and develop detailed and easy to understand graphics and to ad lib flawlessly on TV and across social media.</p><br /><p><br /></p><br /><p><b>Responsibilities:</b></p><br /><p></p><br /><ul><br /><li>Degreed Meteorologist must create and deliver the WSOC-TV weather forecast following researched formats and action plans.&nbsp;</li><br /><li>Must have the ability not only to forecast in weather market, but live storm track, using your skills&nbsp;to communicate not just data, but a forecast and its impact, in a way viewers will understand.</li><br /><li>Qualified candidates will be proficient in creating digital videos, social media engagement, ad-libbing live on TV, live streams and Facebook Live.</li><br /><li>Work with a team of meteorologists to deliver life-saving weather information to our audiences 24/7.</li><br /><li>Must be willing to work extended hours during impactful, severe weather events.</li><br /><li>Must be able to pitch and create evergreen weather content to be used on digital brands, television and other media platforms.</li></ul>Qualifications:<ul><li>Degree in Journalism, Communications, Science, or Other</li><li>2+ years television weathercaster, live storm tracking experience</li><li>Desired: Completion of Certified Broadcast Meteorology (CBM) program, or be in process of completing preferred</li><li>Requires strong computer skills, communication skills, social media skills</li></ul><br /><p><strong>About Cox Media Group</strong></p><p>Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing and digital media company. The company&rsquo;s operations currently include broadcast television stations, radio stations, daily newspapers, and digital sites.&nbsp; Additionally, CMG operates the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps – the country&rsquo;s biggest television rep firm – Gamut, and Videa. The company also offers a full suite of local and regional advertising services through its Local Solutions and Ideabar businesses. CMG currently operates in more than 20 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly across all platforms.&nbsp; For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at <a href="http: www.coxmediagroup.com/" rel="no-follow">www.coxmediagroup.com</a>. </p><p>Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer – All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual&rsquo;s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.</p><p>Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations:&nbsp; Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services.&nbsp;&nbsp; Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.</p>


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