In addition to those duties, this Producer position offers an opportunity to gain experience as a Broadcast Producer as well. Producing our Midday Newscast is an entry level opportunity and this employee spends morning hours working on the newscast and is the in-booth producer at 11:30 each weekday morning. This employee works on our digital platforms the remainder of the workday.
Duties include writing and publishing news and weather coverage on digital platforms including website, mobile apps, and social media outlets. Responsibilities also include creating photo galleries, editing and clipping video for online use, as well as any additional newsroom and studio production duties that are assigned. A flexible schedule is required.
Minimum requirements include outstanding writing ability, excellent communication, self-motivation, and organizational skills. Must thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment and project a positive image for our station in the community. News writing, HTML, and Photoshop experience are preferred but not required. Previous experience in the use of the a digital content management system is a plus. The successful candidate will have strong journalism skills, including the ability to gather news from a variety of sources. Knowledge of AP Style is preferred.
• Strong news judgment, news writing and editing experience, and familiarity with AP style
• Experience with and knowledge of video and photo editing
• Knowledge of website and newsroom production applications
• Creative background with working knowledge of Photoshop
• College degree strongly preferred
DATE POSITION AVAILABLE:
Pre-employment drug screen and clean MVR required. If qualified, please apply online at https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com/jobs/9650/digital-content-producer/job.
No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V