The producer delivers and contributes accurate, visual, news content across all media platforms.
Principal Duties & Responsibilities:
Responsible for evaluating stories; organizing them into a cohesive sequence within a newscast or digital content for the web.
Oversees writing, production, and timing of broadcast or on-line publication.
Define strategic direction for content coverage to meet
Manage news room, contribute to the editorial process
and make solid decisions in breaking news situations.
Monitor post-production processes to ensure accurate
completion of details.
Execute strategies that engage and grow audiences
across all digital devices.
Write, produce and edit material that appeals to target
Research production topics using the internet, video
archives, and other information sources.
Must be able to interact well with video journalists,
anchors, videographers, news managers, production and engineering staff.
Detail oriented; proficient in non-linear editing.
Excellent verbal, written, grammar and analytical
Strong news judgment, journalistic integrity and
understanding of viewer needs and expectations.
Knowledge of media production, communication and dissemination
techniques and methods, including alternative ways to inform and entertain
via written, oral, and visual media.
Ability to meet quality standards for service &
evaluate customer satisfaction.
Proficient in non-linear editing.
Education/Experience: Bachelors Degree in
Communications, TV/film or equivalent experience may substitute 2+ years
experience in television or radio broadcast/production.
Training/Equipment: Utilize state-of-the-art
television technology; MS Outlook, E-mail.
Work Environment/Physical Requirements: High
stress environment with deadline pressures. Some travel may be required on an
NOTE: This job description
contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a
complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.
***** EOE/MINORITIES/FEMALES/VETERANS/DISABLED *****