Production for WGN-TV
Chicago, Illinois

posted on May 02, 2023

job posting:

WGN-TV is looking for a Producer for a live, daytime show. Responsibilities: The successful candidate will be responsible for supervising production of a daily one hour show as well as creating rundowns, writing stories, planning segments, and posting social media. Candidates must be resourceful, energetic, and teamwork-oriented. The position is based in Chicago, Illinois. Experience: Three plus (3+) years of producing experience in a top 20 market is preferred. Strong writing, organizational, and people skills are vital. Desktop editing, website and social media skills are all part of the position. 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 200 television stations and related digital multicast signals reaching 116 markets or approximately 68% 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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