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iHeartMedia, Inc.

News Writer

iHeartMedia, Inc. - New York City, NY

Employee will write summaries for local markets as assigned, produce news audio also provide possible content for the national wire. please note - This job is a shift position so you must be willing to work weekends and possibly overnights/early mornings/afternoons..etc..

Responsibilities

• Gathers, writes, edits and prepares content.

• Scans various websites, newspapers, magazines, social media, online content and other sources for latest information on celebrities, entertainment, news events, music, current events, weather etc., in order to collect information for posting on “prep services” websites.

• May specialize in certain formats appropriate to coverage area demographics, e.g., country music, comedy, breaking events, celebrities’ news.

Qualifications

• Fully proficient with station(s)’ computer, voice and data systems or ability to learn new systems quickly

• Knowledge of local audience’s interests and preferences

• Excellent writing and editing ability; excellent grammar

• Strong time management skills; adept at setting priorities and managing deadlines

• Ability to plan and organize, manage projects and multi task in a fast-paced environment

• High degree of attention to detail, optimal work standards and process improvement ability

• Stress tolerance especially with tight deadlines

• Strong interpersonal skills, can collaborate with all station staff

Work Experience

• 2-3 years’ experience in a similar newsgathering and/or media operations environment

Eligibility Requirements

Education

• Four-year Bachelor's degree in a related field; Media, Communications, or Journalism preferred

Certifications

• None required

Location

New York, NY: 1270 Avenue of the Americas, Floors 9 and 14, 10020

Position Type

Regular

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iHeartMedia, Inc. is one of the leading global media and entertainment companies specializing in radio, digital, outdoor, mobile, live events, and on-demand entertainment and information services across the nation and providing premier opportunities for advertisers.

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Location: New York City, NY

Company Profile:
Clear Channel Communications, Inc. was founded in San Antonio, TX with the purchase of a single radio station in 1972. After decades of growing media assets globally, the company has become one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies, operating as CC Media Holdings (OTCBB:CCMO). Clear Channel consists of two main media businesses: Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings (NYSE: CCO) and the wholly owned Clear Channel Media and Entertainment. Between these divisions, Clear Channel focuses on providing a spectrum of multi-platform advertising and marketing opportunities for partners and world-class entertainment for listeners and users.