News Producer

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

WBAY-TV

Gray Television

DESCRIPTION

WBAY-TV is the market-leading ABC affiliate in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The station has received Edward R. Murrow Awards each of the past four years, including Overall Excellence. Our news department produces 36 hours of news each week. Wbay.com is the number one news and information website in all of NE Wisconsin.

WBAY-TV is looking for a content-driven newscast producer to join our award winning news team. This producer should have the ability to seek out and present relevant and immediate stories with a keen eye towards important news of the day and enterprise. We need a self-starter who can juggle planning, producing, social media and web.

General Responsibilities

• Produces assigned newscast. Responsible for story selection, treatment, writing stories using available video, interviews, graphics and other resources to clearly convey what is happening in an engaging way that viewers understand
• Thrives on information that is still unfolding and happening in the moment.
• Can clearly communicate with production staff, anchors and field crews
• Excellent writer, understands and consumes news from many different sources. Understands role of social media in newsgathering.
• Can take charge in the booth when timing newscasts to add breaking news, or drop stories for time

    JOB EXPERIENCE

    At least 1 year working at a television station with a strong news department or a digital, multi-platform news operation. Experience with AM News is a plus.


    REQUIREMENTS

    • Excellent conversational writing and communication skills
    • Experience in web and graphic design software, digital publishing applications and multi-media production software
    • Experience digital content management systems and Edius Video editing
    • Knowledge of media production, communication and dissemination techniques and methods

    ADDITIONAL INFO

    Please apply online at
    https://gray.tv/careers


    HOW TO APPLY

    Please apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings

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