News Producer (Full Time)

Miami-Ft Lauderdale, Florida

posted on February 16, 2018

job posting:

Job Opening Date: February 2, 2018 Job# 18-05 JOB SUMMARY: WLTV, Noticias 23 Miami is seeking a take-charge producer to own the shows assigned to them from beginning to end. We are looking for a dynamic, creative producer. The ideal candidate will have vision, solid news judgment, ability to multitask and manage their time, and be proficient in all aspects of social media. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: • Produce newscasts and other news related shows for a multiplatform distribution • Crafting newscast including stacking, writing, editing copy, in-studio moves, and ordering graphics. • Coordinate live shots with directors, production staff, & reporters. • Lead the process from the control room during live broadcasts, remotes, continuous coverage and breaking news situations. • Responsible for products content and style. • Develops original story ideas for news shows. • Use Social Media tools daily to enhance and promote products and talent. • Be a leader, facilitating teamwork of staff members. • Research potential show topics and book guests for show. • Work flexible hours, including holidays, weekends and evenings. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: • Ample knowledge of television production and News gathering equipment and computer systems required. • Ample knowledge of current events, with emphasis in local and regional movers and shakers. • Excellent communication skills, with a proven record of success as a leader. • Strong journalistic standards and ethics. • Effective news writing ability for all platforms. • Must be highly motivated, aggressive, and results-oriented, with strong organization and motivational skills. • Ability to identify problems and develop solutions. • Must love storytelling and engaging with a digital audience. • Must be social media/digital savvy. • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment, manage breaking news situations, meet strict deadlines, and respond quickly to changes. • Ability to work efficiently with limited supervision is a must. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: • A college degree in Journalism, Radio/Television or related field required. EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: • Minimum of one years’ experience producing news in a medium to large TV market required. Longer experience preferred. Experience in producing talk shows, interviews/panel shows, and news magazines is a plus. LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS: • Excellent and grammatically accurate Spanish language skills – both written and oral - required. Bilingual - fluency in English and Spanish is required.

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expires on 04/16/2018