& WQRF (FOX) in Rockford, IL is looking for a News Producer
The News Producer produces daily newscast items, decides the order in which stories will be told, writes teases and other content, times news programs, edits video, and posts video to the website.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Produces newscasts for broadcast across all platforms.
Writes and orders news stories.
Balances news and feature content to create compelling
Writes stories for the website and other eMedia platforms.
Interacts with viewers and users on social media sites.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax
machines and other office equipment.
Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
Flexibility to work any shift.
Bachelor's degree in Journalism, or a related field, or an
equivalent combination of education and work-related experience.
Fluency in English.
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
Minimum two years' experience in news operations.
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
News Producer must be able to stand, sit, conduct telephone conversations, use
electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with
individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that
impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, work
outdoors in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally
Interested candidates should post their resume & cover letter
when applying at our corporate website:
should post their resume & cover letter when applying at our corporate
Broadcasting Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer
HOW TO APPLY
Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar