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Producer / Editor - Newsy

The E.W. Scripps Company
Billings, MT 59101
  • Job Code
    JR025727

Come join a dynamic new national media powerhouse focused on the over-the-air and streaming TV consumer. The Scripps Networks (a growing portfolio of entertainment and news networks) provides absorbing entertainment and objective, intelligent news as we use our own distribution platforms to serve this unduplicated national audience. We meet the audience where it is with the programs it wants.

The Producer / Editor is responsible for shooting, writing, producing and editing compelling stories for 24/7 news network Newsy. They will deliver fact-based, unbiased and contextual reporting for multiple platforms, both independently and/or with a reporting partner.

What you'll do:

  • Under general direction, develop sources, gather information, pitch news and features that are accurate, informative and balanced in a manner that meets the highest journalistic standards

  • Work independently and/or with reporting partner to use cutting edge and experimental story-telling techniques in shooting, producing graphics, writing and editing under tight deadlines

  • Produce compelling and urgent reports both live and in package form

  • Write compelling hard news and feature scripts for reporters

  • Troubleshoot audio and visual issues, manage equipment and provide technical expertise

  • React to breaking news, including last-minute travel

  • Exercise strong editorial judgment in choosing and/or escalating stories

  • Pitch stories on a daily basis

  • Manage multiple projects at once

  • Manage workflow and organizes content for others to use

  • As needed, may front reporting on camera

What you'll bring:

Education & Experience/Certifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Journalism or Communications or equivalent experience

  • 3 years of experience as a news or documentary videographer and editor

Skills & Abilities

  • Must be a team player and work effectively in a fast-paced environment

  • Technical experience setting up/conducting field stand ups, interviews and live shots required

  • High level of proficiency with Adobe Premiere Pro

  • Proficiency with After Effects a strong plus

  • A visual mind and ability to organize gear

  • Knowledge of best videography and lighting practices to create high production value

  • Copywriting and visual storytelling skills

  • Strong communication skills

  • Works calmly under pressure

  • A passion for national and human interest news stories

  • On-camera experience a plus

About Newsy

Newsyis the leading cross-platform television news network that provides straightforward, opinion-free news to inform and engage by delivering the top stories across every platform. Its content is available over-the-air and on connected TV platforms including Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV and Google Chromecast as well as over-the-top services including YouTube TV, Sling TV, Pluto TV, Xumo, Samsung TV+ and Vizio WatchFree. Newsy also is available via its mobile apps and atnewsy.com. Newsy is a wholly owned subsidiary of The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP).

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.

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    SCRIPPS COMMITMENT TO EQUITY, DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION:
    AtScripps, we are committed to a diverse and inclusive culture that reflects the communities we serve.We are intentional about creating anenvironmentwhereemployees, our audiences and other stakeholders feel valued and inspiredto reach their full potential and make authentic connections. We foster a workplace culture that embraces each persons diversity, including the extent to which they are similar or different. Scrippsleaders believe thatan equitable and inclusive culture isnot only the right thing to do, it is a business imperative.Read more about our commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion at scripps.com.

    ABOUT SCRIPPS:

    The E.W. Scripps Company(NASDAQ: SSP) is a diversified media company focused on creating a better-informed world. As the nations fourth-largest local TV broadcaster, Scripps serves communities with quality, objective local journalism and operates a portfolio of 61 stations in 41 markets. The Scripps Networks reach nearly every American through the national news outlets Court TV and Newsy and popular entertainment brands ION, Bounce, Grit, Laff and Court TV Mystery. Scripps is the nations largest holder of broadcast spectrum. 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 of race, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, 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: 2021-06-08 Expires: 2021-07-07
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