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03/10/2019

Producer

WLKY-TV

WLKY NEWS

Category:
Media - Journalism - Newspaper

Position/Title:
Producer

Details:

WLKY has an opening for a strong, take-charge producer who knows how to create memorable newscasts. The right candidate is creative and aggressive with breaking news, has the ability to make decisions and communicate the plan in a clear, concise manner. We expect excellent news judgment and a can-do attitude.  Candidates must be fast and calm under pressure. Morning news experience preferred. This will be an overnight shift - either weekends or weekdays

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Selecting, researching and writing content for live newscasts to make the newscast an “experience” for viewers
  • Working with and guiding reporters in story production
  • Communicating, coordinating and executing creative vision with team of anchors, reporters, meteorologists, photographers, editors, and production staff                                   

 

Experience Requirements:

  • 2-5 years producing experience
  • Creative presentation style
  • Experience in a newsroom, the ability to remain calm under pressure and knowledge of ENPS are pluses
  • Military experience in a related occupation specialty will be considered 

 

Qualifications Requirements:

  • Excellent writing, spelling, grammar and copy-editing skills
  • Ability to multi-task and coordinate several crews and responsibilities simultaneously.
  • An ability to summarize information into easy-to-understand components
  • Creative presentation style, and ability to showcase all resources and elements
  • Unwavering journalistic integrity and ethical standards
  • Must be available to work holidays, shifts that include nights, weekends and overnights, and flexible with schedule to be available during breaking news     

 

Education:

  • College degree in broadcast journalism, broadcast news, or related field preferred
  • Military training from Defense Information School (DINFOS) with associated producing experience will be considered

 

 

Vacancy Type:
Full Time

Date Posted:
3/8/2019

Closing Date:
4/7/2019

City:
Louisville - 40206

State:
Kentucky

URL:
https://hearst.referrals.selectminds.com/television/jobs/producer-5403

Contact:
Please visit http://careers.hearsttelevision.com/ to apply. EOE

 

Apply Online URL:
https://hearst.referrals.selectminds.com/television/jobs/producer-5403

 

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