A Producer at News On 6 helps drive the Ideal Team Player culture.
As a Producer, you will produce the line-up and lay-out of newscast, write news stories, teases, and promos, edit video for newscasts, use good news judgment and ethics when developing and assigning stories.
Other duties include attending editorial meetings, researching stories, assisting in assigning reporters, offering story ideas, and determining the best placement for reporter and anchor stories. The role will design graphics, coordinate pre-production and other elements with production department and proofread reporter packages for content and grammar ensuring news meets legal and journalistic standards as well as the time allotted.
Responsible for monitoring video news feeds, coordinating live shots, performing actual timing of newscast while in progress; providing live technical direction and reorganization, when necessary, by communicating with the director. Communicating clearly to the anchors through IFB.
Responsible for form, organization, coordination with other departments, news writing, timing, and distribution of final scripts. Promote and execute the strategic plan for the company.
This is a Full-Time position. Must be flexible to schedule changes due to holidays, vacations, and breaking news.
1-2 years experience preferred. Knowledge of journalistic standards and ability to establish and work within program format are necessary. Accurate and comprehensive writing skills as well as good communication skills. Ability to make quick and appropriate decisions and gain the cooperation of others. Knowledge of personal computers and ability to learn new systems.
Formal education equivalent of BS degree in Journalism, Communications, or related field. Related experience will be evaluated by Company management and may be substituted on the basis of two years of experience equals one year of education. One year of progressively responsible experience in a television newsroom preferred. Link of work and writing samples required.