News Producer

Tribune Media Company - WXIN/WTTV Indianapolis, IN

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a weekend Producer to work in our Indianapolis location. The Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

Responsibilities:

- Write, manage and approve content for air

- Collaborate with Editors, Associate Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage

- Execute newscasts with minimal errors and meet deadlines; oversee quality control of newscast while in booth

- Respond to breaking news with a sense of urgency

- Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs

- Perform other duties as assigned

Requirements:

- Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required

- 2+ years previous news producing experience

- Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories

- Strong organizational skills

- Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment

- Excellent verbal and written communication skills

- Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

Link to online job announcement

https://careers3-tribune.icims.com/jobs/47504/producer/job?in_iframe=1

Closing Date

2018-06-02