WJRT-TV/ABC12, the ABC station in Flint, Michigan owned by Gray Television, is looking for a creative and aggressive Producer.
Do you want to be part of a cutting edge newsroom?
Are you seeking a position in an award-winning newsroom with creative and dedicated individuals committed to working together to elevate our newscast?
Are you a news “junkie”?
If you’ve answered yes to all of these – then this is an ideal position for you!!
WJRT is seeking a candidate who is a “show crafter” and not a “stacker”. Position requires two to three years prior news production experience and strong editorial skills. Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Broadcasting, or a related field. The ideal candidate must possess exceptional organizational and writing skills. Ability to lead and make split second decisions based upon knowledge of directives. Must be self-motivated, ability to multitask, and excel under intense deadlines pressure in a rapidly changing environment. High level of communication skills both written and verbal. Applicants must have experience with ENPS and non-linear editing.
THIS IS NOT AN ENTRY LEVEL POSITION
Ability to write, re-write, edit and post to website as well as other platforms. This is a 24/7 operation and may require working overnights and/or weekends, as well as holidays. Involvement in station initiatives and station events are necessary.
Gray Television, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and participates in E-Verify. Hours, shifts, responsibilities are flexible and are subject to change at the News Directors discretion. Passing a drug screening and motor vehicle records check are conditions of employment. Must have a reliable source of transportation and be flexible on hours.
Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray Television’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.
Disclaimer: The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and key responsibilities and essential duties of work performance by employees within this classification. It may not contain a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees to do this job. The job description is not an employment contract. Out company reserves the right to modify job duties or job descriptions at any time. Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license in good standing.