News Producer

News for WPBF-TV
West Palm Beach-Ft Pierce, Florida

posted on February 09, 2017

job posting:

Job ID: 1953 Position Type: Full-Time/Regular Location: Palm Beach Gardens, FL US Job Description: WPBF 25 is searching for a Temporary Full Time producer. The right candidate will have a track record of being creative, aggressive, have the ability to make decisions and communicate the plan in a clear, concise manner. We expect excellent news judgment and a can do attitude. Candidates must have a proven track record of winning the big story, breaking news and weather. Candidates must be fast and calm under pressure and able to play well in a room of same-minded pros. Job Responsibilities: • Selecting, researching and writing content for live newscasts to make the newscast an “experience” for viewers • Working with and guiding reporters in story production • Communicating, coordinating and executing creative vision with team of anchors, reporters, meteorologists, photographers, editors, and production staff Required Skills Qualifications Requirements: • Excellent writing, spelling, grammar and copy-editing skills • Ability to multi-task and coordinate several crews and responsibilities simultaneously. • An ability to summarize information into easy-to-understand components • Creative presentation style, and ability to showcase all resources and elements • Unwavering journalistic integrity and ethical standards • Must be available to work holidays, shifts that include nights, weekends and overnights, and flexible with schedule to be available during breaking news Education: • College degree in broadcast journalism, broadcast news, or related field or equivalent work experience Required Experience: • 2 years producing experience • Creative presentation style • Experience in a newsroom, the ability to remain calm under pressure and knowledge of ENPS are pluses

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