Sports Producer - JR04316

News for CBS46/Meredith
Atlanta, Georgia

posted on January 08, 2018

job posting:

The Sports Producer coordinates and produces sports segments, coordinates major sports coverage, produces weekend sportscasts. This position produces relevant/current sports shows that incorporate key local sporting events. May also assist with line producing or writing for newscasts. Essential Job Functions: 20%-Content creation – coordinates story development w/sports reporter/anchor. 20%-Show production – creates production elements, coordinates live coverage. 20%-Writing 20% Edits content. 20%-Booth producing – if applicable coordinates live elements with crew and news team. Job Requirements: Minimum Qualifications: All must be met to be considered. Education: Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism, Communications or related field, or equivalent training and/or experience. Experience: Minimum four years of experience producing news for a television or cable station preferably in sports. Experience with Avid, Internet production tools, and MS office strongly preferred. Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Ability to effectively communicate in aggressive, fast-paced news environment Must be a self-starter with ability to follow through on projects until completion. Ability to work a flexible work schedule. Ability to work in a team-oriented environment. Ability to make quick decisions without losing composure. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Newscast producing, show writing, i-news experience preferred In depth understanding of the news business. Valid driver’s license and good driving record. Will require travel: 20%

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expires on 02/07/2018