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NAVTEQ/Detroit seeks an experienced part-time on-air television traffic reporter who can help prepare reports, can assist with gathering of traffic information, can develop an understanding of local highways and traffic patterns, is comfortable in front of a camera, has good communication skills, can multi-task, can learn quickly and can work in a deadline-driven environment.

Weekend meteorologist/weather producer who can present an interesting weather story on quiet days and has the credibility to keep viewers safe and well-informed during severe weather; familiarity with Weather Central products a plus. Creative, hard-working reporter who is a team player and knows how to show and tell great stories. Producer who is a good writer and decision-maker, and can work independently; experience with iNews a plus.

Videographer who can shoot stories with and without a report, edit video and packages, operate a live truck safely and can help maintain newsgathering equipment; hands-on experience preferred.

Morning show anchor who is authoritative, lively and personable, communicates on air effectively, knows local TV news standards, knows hardware and software needed to produce TV newscasts, is self-motivated, has good news judgment and can be a team leader; ability to produce a newscast strongly preferred.

The Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod, St. Louis, MO seeks a World Relief and Human Care (WR-HC) writer/copy editor who can work on news and feature writing, copy editing, Web site posting and maintenance, publications, electronic newsletters, PowerPoint presentations, reports, fund-raising documents, content for ministry resources and program-related media such as brochures and product guidelines in coordination with the Director of Communication Services, develop content for human care-related devotional and worship resources, develop interpretive and educational content for the WR-HC Web site in coordination with the Director of Communication Services, edit WR-HC publications and documents according to LCMS grammar and style guidelines, review content for accuracy and doctrine, assist in the production of publications, obtain rights and permissions, develop promotional copy, and interact with other ministry boards, units and departments on a regular basis to assure consistent, effective and up-to-date communications, engaging in limited travel. Applicants must be an LCMS member, supportive of its constitution and policies, have marketing or interactive communications experience and have the ability to tell compelling stories, along with proficient skills in Word, PowerPoint, Outlook and Excel and knowledge of AP style, the LCMS Stylebook, news and feature writing; familiarity with medieval German, Latin, biblical Greek and Hebrew is helpful.