News Producer (7616)
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WHP-CBS-21 has an immediate opening for a creative News Producer who loves to produce great newscasts. In this role, you will be responsible for the day-to-day production of our (morning, evening, or weekend) newscasts. This position will also work closely with the Executive Producer, Director, and Assignment Desk on the newscast and its content. The News Producer will determine the content and flow of newscasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories, and also develop content for our website.
- The ideal candidate will have solid news judgment
- Be a compelling and accurate writer
- Be able to multitask and manage their time in order to put together an exciting and informative newscast
- Must be able to work in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment
- The candidate must also have strong leadership skills
- Excellent communication skills
- The ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts
- Flexibility and on-the-spot problems solving abilities are a must
- You should also be proficient with non-linear editing (i.e. Avid) and newsroom systems, such as iNews
- Must have at least one year of previous news producing experience at a commercial TV station
- Journalism degree preferred
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
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