WSMV, a Meredith Corporation TV Station is searching for a News Producer that creates content for television and other digital platforms. The position requires proactive management of all content within the newscast: copy, video, graphics, reporter stories and production elements. The News Producer contributes heavily to a team process; offers story ideas,process improvement ideas and creative alternatives on a daily basis. The work performed is for all media platforms and initiatives, including on-air, website, app and social media.
65% Creates and executes compelling,informative and accurate newscast that meet ratings/research goals.
25% Delivers web and other digital content on a daily basis.
5% Collaborates with and mentors associate producers,reporters,editors and photographers.
5% Participates in special projects or contributes to other newscast as assigned by news manager.
Nashville - 37209
Bachelor's degree in Broadcast Communications,Journalism or related field or equivalent training and/or experience.
2-3 years years experience as a producer or more as an associate producer in television news operation.
Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Must have excellent news judgment and organizational skills.Thorough knowledge of news gathering equipment and sources.Knowledge of Nashville DMA helpful. Must have in-depth knowledge of current events. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to multi- task and maintain calm and focus in a hectic and fast paced environment. Ability to work under the pressure of tight deadlines and last minute changes. Ability to work well with diverse groups of individuals.
We are always on the lookout for bright, creative talent to be part of the Meredith team.
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