EntercomSan Francisco, CA
Writer - Freelance (KCBS-AM)
• Responsible for writing on-air news copy.
• Writing and editing newscast/wire copy for broadcast.
• Interviewing newsmakers for news stories.
• Fact checking news stories and researching news topics.
• Other duties as required by management.
Minimum of 3 years news editing/writing experience. Must be computer literate and have excellent writing skills. Position requires proficiency in editing and packaging news sound and interviews ; must work well under breaking news and deadline pressure. Knowledge of the broadcast area and station demographics is essential; 4 year degree in journalism preferred.