- Arts / Entertainment / Media
Essential Job Functions
20% Content creation – coordinates story development w/reporter and desk.
20% Show production – creates production elements, show/story flow.
20% Writing – writes minipaks, intros, VOs and VO/SOTs.
20% Booth producing – coordinates live elements with crew and news team.
20% Story review/production – oversees script review, reporter storytelling and direction.
Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered.
Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism, Communications or related field, or equivalent training and/or experience.
Minimum two years producing or production support experience for a television or cable station.
Experience with Edius, Internet production tools, MSOffice and Wide Orbit strongly preferred.
Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to effectively communicate with reporters, photographers, assignment editors and production staff to create an aggressive, fast-paced newscast.
Must be a self starter with ability to follow through on projects until completion.
Ability to work a flexible work schedule.
Ability to work in a team-oriented environment.
Ability to make quick decisions without losing composure.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Newscast producing, show writing, i-news experience preferred
In depth understanding of the news business.
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