By WCCO-TV Staff

Title: Producer
Department: News

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Dynamic producer to passionately lead a team of anchors, reporters, photographers, editors and other journalists.
  • Appreciates the power of pictures, people and pacing.
  • Creates phenomenal TV and helps to collaborate on content for digital platforms every day.
  • Understands the importance of carrying out strong breaking news and weather coverage.
  • Always has ideas and builds moments to showcase news/weather and sports anchors.
  • Work closely with news managers to evaluate value-added content for the changing audience.
  • Use video, live pictures, graphics, props, social media, anchor involvement and the other tools of television to deliver meaningful, memorable and distinctive news.
  • Writes memorable copy on tight deadlines.
  • Ensure newscast’s timeliness, accuracy, fairness, quality and compliance with all FCC requirements and CBS standards.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum two years of experience as a producer in commercial television news.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Naturally curious and competitive leader; strong organizational and communication skills, conversational writing, as well as effectiveness working in teams and on tight deadlines.
  • iNews, Tagboard, Grass Valley Stratus/Edius, Ross Overdrive.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism or Communications.

ONLY ONLINE APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED
Click here to apply online.

(NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE)

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