JOB SUMMARY WMBF News has an immediate opening for a full-time News Producer to help drive content for our award-winning newsroom. Successful candidate will be a strong writer, deeply knowledgeable in story selection, and have quick and thoughtful news judgment. We are looking for candidates with leadership skills who can work well with anchors, LIVE reporters, and directors. Must also be strong at managing breaking news and severe weather coverage, and be able to make sound split-second decisions during live broadcasts. Experience in both newscast writing and AP Style writing is preferred. Multi-tasking is key as you will be juggling many things at once.
GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES * Develop and produce a newscast to include writing, story selection, and editing * Develop and produce content for our digital platforms * Develop social media posts * Contribute story ideas during daily editorial meetings
* A college degree in journalism, mass communication, or related field is required. * Must be able to work overnight, weekends, holidays, extra hours, etc. * Flexibility when it comes to day to day role in the newsroom * Ideal candidates will have at least one year of news producing experience. * Pre-employment drug screen and MVR check required
Please apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings and attach resume.