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WWMT has an immediate opening for a creative News Producer. As the News Producer, you will be responsible for the day-to-day production of their assigned newscasts. This position will also work closely with the Executive Producer, Director, and Assignment Desk on the newscast and its content. You will determine the content and flow of newscasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories, and also develop content for our website.
• Solid news judgment
• Be a compelling and accurate writer
• Be able to multitask and manage their time in order to put together an exciting and informative newscast
• Must be able to work in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment
• Must have strong leadership and communication skills
• The ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts
• Flexibility and on-the-spot problems solving abilities are a must
• Must have at least 1-2 years of previous news producing experience at a commercial TV station
• Journalism degree preferred
• Proficient with non-linear editing (i.e. Avid) and newsroom systems, such as iNews