Cowles Montana Media is looking for the right person to continue our weather dominance. We pride ourselves on having a complete team of meteorologist and deviling a current and accurate forecast to our viewers.
This position will be based in our Great Falls location. If you can tell a compelling weather story each day using the latest weather tools and information, you're exactly who we're looking for. Besides anchoring weather segments on-air, the successful candidate will also know how to deliver the latest weather forecasts to our other online and social media platforms. Daily news reporting responsibilities will also be a part of this position. We want someone who is not only comfortable with the challenge of forecasting widely varied Montana weather, but can also handle reporting duties (this will include both shooting and editing as needed). Community involvement is also important to us. A degree in meteorology is required. Experience using the latest version of Weather Central and a vast understanding of its capabilities would be a big plus. You must be a motivated self-starter who works well with others.
Please submit your resume, cover letter and non-returnable DVD (or online link to samples of your work) to Deyja Charles, News Director, Cowles Montana Media, 2200 Stephens Avenue, Missoula, MT 59801. You can e-mail materials to Tana.Mount@CowlesMontana.com. Cowles Montana Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Date Available: Immediately
Location: Great Falls
Application Deadline: Until Filled
Job Description: Produce and anchor compelling weather forecasts. You will also have daily news reporting responsibilities.
Qualifications: Undergraduate Degree in Meteorology REQUIRED. Writing skills PC, Mac competent, as well as experience with Final Cut Pro and the latest HD cameras. Experience and comprehensive knowledge of Weather Central required. Ability to lift and carry up to 25 lbs equipment. Must be a deadline oriented team player.