Aggregated Content Producer

News for WGN-TV
Chicago, Illinois

posted on May 06, 2022

job posting:

WGN-TV is looking for a producer to help coordinate and organize content in all forms to Nexstar stations across the country. Responsibilities -Identify relevant and compelling stories produced by Nexstar stations and elevate those stories to a central site for easy access by local markets -Communicate elements of breaking news stories available to all Nexstar markets -Participate in planning and communication efforts of special events / coverage -Manage live shots opportunities across the group -Develop broadly relevant franchises and make them available to Nexstar stations Requirements and Skills -Bachelor's degree in Journalism, or related field -Excellent communication skills both oral and written -Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously Nexstar Media Group (NASDAQ: NXST) is a leading diversified media company that leverages localism to bring new services and value to consumers and advertisers through its traditional media, digital and mobile media platforms. Its wholly owned operating subsidiary, Nexstar Inc., consists of three divisions: Broadcasting, Digital, and Networks. The Broadcasting Division operates, programs, or provides sales and other services to 198 television stations and related digital multicast signals reaching 116 markets or approximately 39% of all U.S. television households (reflecting the FCC’s UHF discount). The division’s portfolio includes primary affiliates of NBC, CBS, ABC, FOX, MyNetworkTV and The CW. The Digital Division operates 122 local websites and 316 mobile apps offering hyper-local content and verticals for consumers and advertisers, allowing audiences to choose where, when and how they access content and creating new revenue opportunities for the company. The Networks Division operates WGN America, a growing national general entertainment cable network and the home of NewsNation, multicast network Antenna TV, and WGN Radio in Chicago. Nexstar also owns a 31.3% ownership stake in TV Food Network, a top tier cable asset. For more information, please visit EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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