Weather Producer, en Espanol

The Weather Channel is accepting applications for a Weather Producer fluent in Spanish, Atlanta, GA.

 

Date posted

Feb. 5, 2020 12:00 am

Application deadline

Apr. 5, 2020 12:00 am

Organization

The Weather Channel

Location

  • United States

Job description

The Weather Channel en Español will be the first 24/7 Spanish language weather network, launching in 2020. Catering to the millions of households where Spanish is spoken as the primary and secondary language, our mission is to inform and inspire important, under-served audiences with compelling and potentially life-saving weather storytelling.  

The Weather Channel en Español will feature Spanish-speaking meteorologists and weather presenters. In addition to forecasting weather conditions in the United States, its territories, and Mexico from the studio, The Weather Channel en Español will provide live reporting from the field. Our coverage will help viewers increase their safety and awareness of extreme weather events. Also, audiences will be able to track storms in the communities where they and their loved ones live, as well as follow disaster recovery efforts.  

The Weather Channel en Español combines the grit and agility of a start-up network, with the infrastructure and resources of an established media company. The Weather Channel, which is the TV News Brand of the Year for 9 years in a row, America’s most trusted video production news network, and one of the most loved brands in America.  

We take great pride in the work we do to protect and save lives. We believe some communities are not afforded a voice equal to others and The Weather Channel en Español plans to change that. Join us.    

Position Summary:   

The Weather Producer has editorial and meteorological responsibility and accountability for all weather content included in one of TWC en Espanol’s programs or day-parts. They will ensure that each show covers relevant weather events through compelling stories and that those stories are told in the proper order with visual components that are both accurate and meet (or exceed) internal standards and style. The weather producer will work closely with on-camera meteorologists to ensure that their weather storytelling is well-organized, well-prepared, and includes language that connects most effectively with our target television audience(s).  

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:      

  • Prepare and produce the necessary weather graphics utilizing internal weather graphics system.  
  • Produce weather segments utilizing an interactive production system. Segments should be well organized and easy to follow and shall incorporate both graphical and video assets.  
  • Create & maintain graphical templates that meet editorial weather story telling goals.  
  • Conceive of and create new weather and science-based stories for the assigned program or day-part.  
  • Stay aware of current meteorological pattern and contribute stories to the weather-content editorial process.  
  • Coordinate with editorial lead and fellow weather producers to assure continuity in weather storytelling.  
  • Prepare content using multiple graphic platforms including TruVu Max, Google Earth, and Gibson Ridge.  
  • Maintain proficiency with software changes to TruVu Max and other graphics systems.   
  • Support coverage of significant weather events, including working extra hours and days outside of normally scheduled shifts.   

Education, Experience, Certification Requirements:      

  • Bachelor’s degree in meteorology, atmospheric science, design, or a related field.  
  • 1 year of meteorological experience.   
  • 1 year experience in a live television production environment.  
  • Fluent in speaking and writing both Spanish and English language.

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