Producer/Director

Production for WTVF
Nashville, Tennessee

posted on September 21, 2017


job posting:

Producer/Director #13510 Description WTVF-TV, the Scripps owned CBS affiliate in Nashville, TN, is looking for top-notch, hands-on Producer/Director. If you are a newsroom leader looking for a challenging opportunity, then this is the place for you. We are looking for the best of the best! Primary Purpose: Create, lead and organize content for multiple platforms utilizing strong editorial, journalistic, organizational and communication skills. Key activities: Directing NewsChannel 5+ live and taped programs Running audio, video, graphics and studio cameras Preparing graphics as needed Maintain all social media accounts and platforms Preparing the studio for a show (includes moving sets, setting up studio lights, microphones, cameras, etc.) Timing live and recorded programs Answering telephone and screening callers for live shows Editing video Greeting & assisting guests of NewsChannel 5+ programs Meeting multiple deadlines and dealing with high pressure situations Generating NewsChannel 5+ program topics and schedule guests as needed Coordinating with account executives to work with clients to coordinate/produce segments and program Assisting NewsChannel 5+ management in planning future events Performing duties in other areas, as needed Education/Experience: College degree in mass communications preferred A minimum of one (1) year experience in television production Skills and Abilities: Familiarity with control room equipment, studio cameras, videotape photography, editing, and graphics Strong organizational and communication skills Solid understanding of, and interest in, current issues and events Experience with computer office systems and office software programs Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment Willingness to work in a team-based environment Work environment: Newsroom/Sales Department Deadline driven and fast-paced environment Must be able to lift at least 25 pounds without assistance Flexibility to work as needed within station hours of operation, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, including weekends and holidays l. External candidates apply at www.scripps.com/careers. The E. W. Scripps Company is an equal opportunity employer.


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expires on 10/21/2017