Connecticut's #1 news station has a golden opportunity for an Associate Producer who aspires to produce newscasts! This is a fantastic chance to get your foot in the door and collaborate with the best journalists in the business. You'll learn how to produce newscasts, grow your writing skills and hone your editorial judgement.
Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
-Work with News Managers, producers and anchors to create and execute newscasts
-Participate in editorial meetings and pitch stories for coverage
-Select, showcase and write stories for newscasts
-Search social media, wires, network feeds and other sources to find relevant stories
-Makes graphics, maps and lower thirds for stories
-Log video and choose soundbites for stories
-Collaborate with directors on newscast production
-Communicate with field crews
This is an entry-level opportunity. You'll need a positive attitude, willingness to learn, strong communication skills and the ability to collaborate.
-An internship in a newsroom
-Clear, concise, conversational writing skills
-Strong initiative and attention to details
-Ability to meet tight deadlines and work well under pressure
It is the policy of Gray TV to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Gray TV will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.
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HOW TO APPLY
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