Supervising Producer WGN Late News

News for WGN-TV
Chicago, Illinois

posted on July 23, 2020

job posting:

It's fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they are doing! WGN-TV is searching for a dynamic and creative producer for our #1-rated News at Nine. Duties/Responsibilities -Produces strong newscasts in a dominant time period -Works closely with Executive Producer, field crews and Assignment Desk to maximize daily resources and appropriately reflect the news of the day -Balances news and feature content to create compelling broadcasts -Writes captivating teases and reviews writers’ scripts -Works in the control room during the live newscast and communicates with the production staff and talent -Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously Requirements/Skills -Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, or a related field -Minimum five years experience -Excellent communication skills, both oral and written -Desktop editing skills preferred -Leadership ability, positive attitude and creativity a must If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us! Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation. Nexstar’s platform delivers exceptional local content and network programming to inform and entertain viewers, while providing premium, scalable local advertising opportunities for advertisers and brands across all screens and devices. Learn more at EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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expires on 08/23/2020