Segment Producer (Lifestyle)

WBTV (Charlotte, North Carolina)

Posted 2 years ago

Description:

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better. We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.

ABOUT STATION

WBTV was the first television station to sign on in the Carolinas and is considered the “most trustworthy source of news and information” in the area according to research. WBTV First Alert Weather is the certified most accurate forecast for the market as measured by WeatheRate. Being “On Your Side” for viewers, clients and the community is the guiding principle of WBTV and helps drive its award-winning newscasts and quality local journalism. Visit http://www.wbtv.com to learn more.

JOB SUMMARY

WBTV is launching a brand-new afternoon lifestyle program which will air Monday through Friday. The segment producer/MMJ is responsible for creating content for a show with a mission to engage, empower, educate, and entertain the audience. The ideal candidate is a skilled photographer and editor. Some on-camera experience is a plus. The segment producer/MMJ must work days, or weeks, in advance to book guests and set up story shoots and must be able to juggle several projects at once in different stages of production. This position requires outstanding time management and the ability to collaborate with a team to execute segment concepts either live on location or as a packaged story.

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES

• Generate, develop, and execute content ideas

• Shoot, write, and edit content for lifestyle show

• Work with show producer and hosts to organize segment production calendar

• Responsible for maintaining show archives

• Sends all video clips to show

• Plan and execute live shots in the field, including on-location remote shows

Requirements:

• Bachelor’s degree in journalism, public relations, or related field, or equivalent experience

• Minimum of 2 years as a photographer or MMJ

• Must provide a link to work which showcases writing, videography, and editing skills

• Social media experience a plus

• On-camera experience a plus

Additional Info:

Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

Please apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings

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