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Chief Meteorologist

Company: The E.W. Scripps Company
Location: Miami
Posted on: February 16, 2020

Job Description:

We're looking for a candidate to fill this position in an exciting company.

  • Work with the News Director to develop a strategic weather plan, covering all of South Florida.
  • Responsible for analyzing meteorological data gathered by satellites and radar to prepare reports and forecasts for the public.
  • Interpret and analyze weather data to prepare accurate, compelling forecasts for morning news viewers.
  • Prepare and deliver daily weather content utilizing all available weather data and graphics computers.
  • Assist management in evaluations of potential new weather data gathering and presentation computers.
  • Gather and verify factual information regarding stories through interview, observation, and research.
  • Prepare and deliver all weather content over multiple platforms.
  • Report, write, capture visual content, edit, produce and post stories/content for multiple platforms.
  • Use station website, social media accounts, and apps to engage different audiences with original weather content.
  • Prepare and deliver urgent weather updates interrupting regular programming as necessary.
  • Cover severe and breaking weather situations across all platforms. Be ready to report in the field during or after severe weather events.
  • Work to produce weather specials and other programming with newsroom managers.
  • Report live from event sites.
  • Perform various community service activities for station as assigned.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
    • Bachelors degree in Meteorology.
    • Minimum 5 years experience as a broadcast meteorologist, 10+ years preferred.
    • AMS and/or NWA Certified meteorologist preferred.
    • Strong understanding of the science and forecasting of hurricanes and how South Floridians depend on accurate delivery of storm information each season.--
    • Knowledge and demonstration of editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel laws.
    • Able to lead the weather team for consecutive days during tropical storms & hurricanes.
    • Thorough knowledge of weather data interpretation and forecasting.
    • Ability to deliver weather information in a concise and understandable way.
    • Ability to create computer generated graphics.
    • Computer literate, including newsroom computer systems.
    • Proficient at posting content to various platforms.
    • Strong organizational, time management and problem solving skills.
    • Self-motivated and able to work in a fast-paced deadline-driven environment.
    • Valid driver's license and good driving record required. In addition, proof of insurance and liability coverage may be required.
    • In the event of a local hurricane, stay at the station with the rest of the staff to help support the news organization.

Keywords: The E.W. Scripps Company, Miami , Chief Meteorologist, Other , Miami, Florida

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