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Commercial Production Tech II

The E.W. Scripps Company
Bakersfield, CA 93301
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We currently have an exciting opportunity at our Scripps owned ABC Affiliate, KERO-TV, in Bakersfield, California for a top-notch Creative Services Producer/Director with exceptional post-production skills. You love visual storytelling, are overflowing with crazy ideas, and want to be the next creative super-star!

Primary Purpose

The Creative Services Producer/Director is responsible for writing and producing on-air promotions, client commercials, client integrations, proof of performance, station sponsorship spots. This person should be a self-starter, passionate about production, tech-savvy and not afraid to troubleshoot.

Key Activities

  • Conceptualize, write and edit on-air promotional spots for programming, promotions, client commercials, digital and social projects using multiple platforms
  • Manage a flexible schedule with multiple projects and deadlines.
  • Organize promotion projects
  • Manage and execute on-site promotional events.
  • Analyze promotional priorities to coordinate the best on-air, social and digital marketing materials
  • Work both independently and in collaboration with Creative Services, Sales and Station Clients.
  • Perform other duties as needed by management.


Education & Experience/Certifications

  • High School diploma (or GED) required.Bachelors degree preferred.
  • 3 5 years experience of writing or editing in local broadcast preferred
  • At least two (2) years professional broadcasting marketing/promotions/creative services experiences required.

Skills & Abilities

  • Working knowledge of post-production television editing suites, with emphasis on Final Cut Pro.
  • Excellent editorial judgement
  • Superb attention to detail, time management skills, and strong communication skills
  • Experience working with camera, audio and light equipment
  • Ability to work under extreme pressure and deadlines
  • Must be flexible to work different shifts throughout the year
  • Must be available to work station promotional events
  • Working knowledge of MAC systems.

Work Environment

  • Fast-paced, collaborative team environment.

Additional Requirements

  • Must be able to lift to 75 pounds.
  • Valid driver's license and good driving record required. In addition, proof of insurance and liability coverage may be required.

About Scripps

The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) serves audiences and businesses through a growing portfolio of local and national media brands. With 52 television stations in 36 markets, Scripps is one of the nations largest independent TV station owners. Scripps runs a collection of national journalism and content businesses, including Newsy, the next-generation national news network; podcast industry leader Stitcher; the fast-growing national broadcast networks Bounce, Grit, Escape, Laff and Court TV; and Triton, the global leader in digital audio technology and measurement services. Scripps runs an award-winning investigative reporting newsroom in Washington, D.C., and is the longtime steward of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps has held for decades to the motto, "Give light and the people will find their own way."

As an equal employment opportunity employer, The E.W. Scripps Company and its affiliates do not discriminate in its employment decisions on the basis on race, sex, sexual orientation, gender, color, religion, age, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, citizenship or national origin, and military membership or veteran status, or on any other basis which would be in violation of any applicable federal, state or local law. Furthermore, the company will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship for the company.

Posted: 2019-10-31 Expires: 2019-11-29
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