The Television / Video Weather Broadcaster accurately broadcasts on-camera weather forecasts and insightful information to AccuWeather’s customers, to all of the company’s platforms and partnerships.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Works with AccuWeather Meteorologists, graphics designers and producers to prepare accurate on-camera video weather forecasts.
Using graphic tools provided, to assist in building of the weather shows to clearly tell a weather story.
Uses creativity to tailor content and delivery based on individual client’s needs including length and delivery time.
During each video the TV/Video Broadcaster will adhere to company standards for on-air presentation, including the impacts of the weather on video viewers, timelines for events and special emphasis on severe weather.
The TV/Video Broadcaster must follow the clothing and appearance requirements outlined by the Image Consultant.
Assists with the operational and strategic goals of AccuWeather’s social media initiatives.
Adhere to all department policies.
Other duties as assigned.
BACKGROUND AND QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor's degree in Meteorology is preferred; however, candidates with a Bachelor’s degree in Communications/Broadcasting plus one to three years of related experience will be considered.
Strong verbal and written communications skills are required.
Ability to effectively communicate in the broadcast style is required.
Superior Customer Service skills are required.
Windows and MAC operating systems knowledge is required.
Regular and predictable attendance is required for this role.
Must be available to work weekends, evenings, holidays and overnights as required.
AccuWeather is Proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.