JOBS & INTERNSHIPS

Journalism Jobs:

Executive Producer – KGTV Channel 10
Key activities:
·         Responsible for managing newscast content and showcasing across multiple platforms.
·         Collaborate with Editors, Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage.
·         Oversee and edit the writing of content, including but not limited to teases and web headlines.
·         Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs.
·         Provide regular feedback on newscast with staff, both as a team and individually.
·         Supervise pre-production to ensure quality and ethical standards and coordination between Control Room and design staff.
Education & Experience/Certifications:
·         Bachelor's degree in journalism, communication or related field preferred.
·         8-10 years journalism experience; 5 years previous new producing experience preferred.
Skills & Abilities:
·         Knowledge and demonstration of editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel laws.
·         Ability to create tactics and strategies to increase demo performance in key target areas for multiple platforms.
·         Have working knowledge of federal, state and local laws impacting operations.


Assignment Editor/Producer at KGTV Channel 10

Key Responsibilities:
·         Identify breaking news in real time and aggressively gather facts for cross-platform distribution
·         Monitor station email, scanners and Twitter feeds to stay ahead of stories as they break in the community
·         Help foster a culture of enterprise news gathering by assisting in finding stories, doing research and tracking story ideas and news tips in assignment desk computer systems
·         Supervise the location of field crews, as well as their progress executing on their story assignments, making adjustments as news warrants
·         Write and edit online story content, push alerts, and social media posts as necessary
·         Update and interact with fans and followers on social media
·         Maintain an updated understanding of station's SEO best practices for producing online content
·         Coordinate news editorial and technical staff to facilitate the migration of multimedia content to new media platforms, including video, audio, still photos and graphics
·         Perform other duties as needed and as directed by news management 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
·         Basic computer skills including Microsoft Office.
·         Ability to perform multiple tasks in a fast paced environment. 


Digital Producer - Fox 5
Duties: 
The digital news producer is responsible for writing and reporting breaking and developing news stories on FOX5SANDIEGO.com, FOX5 mobile apps and social media. Must have excellent news judgment, a sense of what's important to FOX5 viewers and Southern Californians in general, and the ability to report and write news stories accurately, clearly and quickly.

Qualifications:
Requirements: Previous experience in a newsroom, especially on a digital platform or in local television news, is strongly preferred. Those with primarily print/newspaper experience must demonstrate that they can respond to breaking news with speed. The ability to continually update and rewrite stories with the newest information – while promptly posting updates on the station's social media accounts – is a must. Bachelor's degree and three years of experience in print writing required. The candidate must have excellent command of the English language, both verbal and written. The individual must be able to work various shifts and times, including early mornings, nights and weekends.


Investigative Executive Producer – NBC 7

Job Duties 
·         Assist VP of News and Assistant News Director in managing of all assigned work duties as well as the day-to-day needs of a news operation. 
·         Participate in daily planning meetings. Contribute ideas for news programming based on the NBC 7 San Diego News Strategy. 
·         Lead the investigative team by planning and strategizing investigative enterprise storytelling via research, development and execution of short, medium and long range investigative stories. Position will need to use sources, documents, databases to produce exclusive content for dissemination on all KNSD platforms. 
·         Oversee show and segment production. Share responsibility for determining the composition and flow of all newscasts, selecting video, writing and copy editing stories. Work closely with producers, anchors, reporters, editors, assignment desk and technical crews to make certain program elements abide by NBC Owned and Operated Stations News Guidelines as well as the NBC 7 News Strategy. 
·         Schedule assigned Investigative Team, as well as general producers and associate producers in a harmonious way with other Newsroom priorities to ensure efficient use of resources. 
·         Establish and maintain a professional, trained and motivated staff though effective implementation of NBC’s performance management process. Work with Assistant News Director to ensure training and coaching is provided for Producers. Facilitate the orientation of new employees. Implement NBC 7 San Diego news standards and ensure adhered to while producing news programs. 
·         Work with the Promotions team to properly strategize and position Investigative Team content in the marketplace. 
·         Assist managing social media participation by the station. 
·         Assist with other general Newsroom management assignments as needed, such as special projects, timekeeping, intern/mentoring programs, and community outreach, etc.
Basic Qualifications 
·         Bachelor’s degree or higher in Journalism, Communications or related areas of study, or equivalent work experience. 
·         At least 3 years of related work experience including: Direct responsibility for producing a news program and preparing rundowns. 
·         At least 1 year of focused investigative journalism experience. 




Content Producer - San Diego Magazine

Do you have at least 3-5 years of experience in print production in a writing/producing capacity? If so, we may be looking for you! San Diego Magazine is looking to add a bright, creative, curious content mind to its team. The role will focus on our growing portfolio of custom publications, which range from education to pets to family life and fun things to do in San Diego. The job duties focus on assigning, writing and editing both print and web content, as well as some social media support. A person who loves to brainstorm, interview people, visit places, write stories and turn around clean copy will be a great fit for this position. Especially if you are trained in journalism, communications, or public relations. It also helps if you are fluent in InDesign, Photoshop and are expert at internet research. Most importantly, you must like people and like being part of a team. The Content Producer will report to the Chief Content Officer, and work closely with the production and the art departments.
Duties will include:
  • Plan, assign, and edit custom content and special sections content, as assigned by CTO or project managers.
  • Coordinate with project manager and photographers/designers on art
  • Write headlines, deks and other items as needed and assigned by editorial director
  • Attend weekly San Diego Magazine production meetings.
  • Attend bi-weekly custom content meetings on each publication.
  • Maintain editorial calendars and editorial runsheets for custom publications, in coordination with project managers and production department.
  • Create, circulate and clean galleys, as needed, and traffic other materials.
  • Coordinate with project managers and sales staff on client approval process, working directly with clients when appropriate.
  • Copyedit and proofread all custom content publications and special sections.
  • Post weekly blog or web exclusive content.
  • Help promote custom content on social media outlets.
  • Hire and manage interns
  • Attend events on behalf of San Diego Magazine, and represent other custom publication brands as needed and assigned.
  • Help craft responses to RFPs and other proposals for potential new custom clients.
Please send a resume, clips of your writing, links to your social media activity and a short query letter to tell us why you’d be a good fit for this position to careers@sandiegomagazine.com.
Compensation will be based on experience and will include a benefits package including health, dental, vision, FSA plan, vacation and sick time and employee incentives.

Post Production Supervisor / Editor for SixteenFifty Creative Intelligence
Responsibilities:
·         Post Production Management
·         Editing of TV spots
·         Coordinating with vendors (audio and animation) to ensure timelines and deliverables
·         Writing of TV/radio scripts
·         Conception of TV/video ideas for clients
·         Working with account executives/clients on upcoming projects
·         Tracking of revisions and job requests
·         Managing of a production timeline
·         Backup and management of video archive
·         Trafficking of TV/Radio spots for broadcast
·         Quality Assurance on spots going out
·         Producing/Coordinating Video shoots
·         Tracking of billing and invoices

Experience:
·         Adobe Premiere
·         After Affects
·         Audio and Compression Tools
·         Server/File Management
·         MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint

Apply here:


Public/Media Relations:

Video Editor/Videographer for STN Digital

STN Digital is looking for a Video Editor/Videographer for their entertainment department. The candidate must be proficient in Adobe Premiere, and be familiar with standard file requirements for digital platforms. Duties will include editing video and filming on site.

This position requires the following skills:
·         Proficiency in Adobe Premiere
·         Knowledge in Adobe After Effects with the ability to edit templates and create basic motion comps from scratch
·         Knowledge in Adobe Photoshop in connection with Premiere and After Effects
·         Understanding of standard file requirements for digital and social media platforms
·         Be able to complete an edit from start to finish with little insight into scenes/footage filmed
·         Have experience with production
·         Have experience working in the social media industry


Apply by emailing john@stn.digital with the following to be considered: 
·         Resume
·         Cover Letter
·         Latest reel
·         What is your dream job? 


Media Content Writer for Z Lifestyle Content Network

Job description:
Z Lifestyle Content Network is looking for an imaginative Full time Media Content Write to join our creative team. The ideal candidate lives and breathes inspirational viral content, and is an expert in all things “internet.” He/she will have experience managing writers, be an expert at identifying and replicating trends, and will have an extensive, diverse network of sources. And someone who can create unique stories by researching various sources, trends and issues as well as a wide range of topics including, and more.

Responsibilities:
·         Create 5 story-form articles per day, which include approved original ideas and sourcing all images online.
·         Write and produce posts that people want to share.
·         Obsessively observe viral trends on Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, and Twitter.
·         Work closely with the executive team to keep our content pipeline filled.
·         Test new content tools and Wordpress functions as needed.
·         Create all posts in our Wordpress CMS and ensuring each article is properly QA’d.
·         Communicate when new articles are published to our internal media teams.
·         Review the performance of the active articles using Google Analytics and other Analytics tools.
·         Basic optimizations of articles (swap images, change titles, slide orders, call-to-actions).
·         Edit / enhance images using Photoshop.

Requirements:
·         Comfort with the fast pace of internet publishing.
·         2+ years experience writing headlines, finding pitches, and storytelling.
·         Experience using social media platforms including Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.
·         You take initiative and thrive working autonomously.
·         Prowess with HTML and content management systems.
·         Experience in using a PM tools to manage workloads.
·         Exceptional communication and organization skills (MUST).
·         Ability to manage multiple projects with in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
·         Detail oriented.
·         Passion, integrity and positive energy.
·         Work well in a team and unsupervised setting.
·         Creative and data driven.


Apply here

Teaching

Part-time Faculty, Journalism at Palomar College

Job Duties:
The Media Studies department is seeking qualified part-time instructors to teach journalism. Teaching assignment(s) may include any of the curriculum approved courses within the discipline of journalism.

Qualifications:
Must meet one of the sets of qualifications listed under a) through c):
a) A Master’s in journalism or communication with a specialization in journalism.
b) A Master’s in English, history, communication, literature, composition, comparative literature, any social science, business, business administration, marketing, graphics, or photography AND a Bachelor’s in either of the above.
c) A combination of education and experience that is at least the equivalent of the qualifications in either a) or b) above. You must complete and attach the Application for Equivalency form (www.palomar.edu/hr/equivalency-app/), if you do not possess the specific minimum qualifications as stated above, which includes degrees that have not been awarded at the time of submitting the application.

Apply: https://palomar.peopleadmin.com/postings/18241

Internships:

News Internships at FOX 5
Apply here:

NBC San Diego News Internships
Apply here:
If you have any questions about these three internships contact:
 Chris Chan
Adjunct Professor
San Diego City College
858-405-7214
Chchan@sdccd.edu


San Diego Magazine 2018 internships

This monthly publication has internship openings in four areas for college student.
They will have the chance to write short stories on a wide variety of topics, as well as attend events. 
They will also write weekly blog for the San Diego Magazine website, so some writing experience is ideal.

Please include what university you studying at, when you anticipate graduating, major, and what topics you are interested in writing about. Also include resume and any links to prior work published, and mentioned you heard of internship from NAHJ!

Entravision is seeking two production interns for winter 2017 and spring 2018 
Univision San Diego & Telemundo 33

Job Description/Responsibilities:
Entravision offers a fast paced “hands-on” educational opportunity in the fastest growing
Hispanic television market. News interns will help with news production, writing, video editing, and
guest coordinating among other tasks including helping assignment desk, researching topics and
writing for the Web and Social Media. All applicants must be bilingual and have a serious interest
in broadcast journalism. Ideally, students should have some journalism experience through school
coursework, previous internships or work on school newspapers and television news shows.

Qualifications:
• Enrolled at an accredited College or University.
• Working towards a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communication, Media Studies, Digital Communication, Multi- Media, Radio & Television, Broadcast Journalism, Spanish or other related fields.
• Must be proficient in both verbal and written Spanish and English.
• Internships are unpaid, therefore, students MUST receive academic credits for participation in internship.
• Experience/interest in Social Media and writing for the Web.
• Ability to work a minimum of 15 -20 hours per week.
• Ideally is comfortable using Adobe Premier and other editing program.

The intern position for Entravision Communication’s professional work experience program is
educational and not employment.

Send your application, resume and cover letter to Internship Coordinator Mirsha Arambula at
mirsha.mediajournalist@gmail.com
Qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.

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