18 days old

News Producer, WLEX

The E.W. Scripps Company
Lexington, KY 40507
  • Job Code
    JR021927

WLEX, the NBC affiliate in Lexington, KY is looking for a top-notch producer. If you are a newsroom leader looking for a challenging opportunity, then this is the place for you to create, lead and organize content for multiple platforms utilizing strong editorial, journalistic, organizational and communication skills. We are looking for the best of thebest!

WHAT YOULL DO:

  • Develop and organize newscasts; responsible for writing, story development and showcasing
  • Works closely with news managers and assignment editors to determine content needs
  • Enhance content of the rundown with graphics, video, research, and station branding
  • Execute time sensitive decisions
  • Responsible for oversight of live broadcast and up to the minute editorial decisions
  • Perform desktop editing
  • Posting content to station's Web sites
  • Perform other duties as assigned and needed

WHAT YOULL NEED:

  • Bachelor's degree in Journalism, related field or experience preferred
  • 2-3years minimum experienceas a television writer or producer in medium or large market

WHAT YOULL BRING:

  • Must be proficient with newsroom computer systems, MS Office a plus
  • Excellent conversational and creative writingskills
  • Must have strong communication and organization skills
  • Adaptable, self-motivated and able to work in a face paced, deadline driven environment
  • Knowledge and demonstration of editorial judgment, journalistic ethicsand libel laws
  • Understand and utilize Web analytics

Work environment

  • Newsroom
  • Deadline driven and fast-paced environment

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Posted: 2019-11-24 Expires: 2019-12-23
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