Promotions Writer/Producer

Location
Portland
Posted
Jun 13, 2013
Closes
Jul 13, 2013
Contact
Casey Wenger
Duration
Full Time
Responsibilities
The promotion writer/producer will work collaboratively to create and execute projects that will ensure the brand is well represented and promoted on all applicable platforms. Conceptualize, write, produce and edit compelling branding spots, campaigns and topical promotion for news, the station’s digital media platforms, locally produced specials and community marketing efforts. Create compelling news topicals and special report promos that will break through the clutter and generate tune-in. Effectively utilize social media to promote the station’s key initiatives.

Requirements
Prefer a college degree, minimum 4-6 years of professional television promotion experience as a writer/producer. Prefer an individual who has directly worked on news marketing and branding projects, including hands on production (writing/producing/editing/shooting) of promos. This position requires an individual who is detail oriented. Must have demonstrated the ability to tell a compelling story while adding production value to the project. Experience in non-linear editing including Final Cut Pro and Avid systems required. The applicant must have both PC and Macintosh skills. Strong knowledge of design programs such as Adobe Photoshop and After Effects, as well as Cinema 4D an absolute plus. Must be able to work independently, be a self-starter, and have the ability to work with multiple departments. The applicant must have strong communication skills both verbal and written.


For consideration please email your cover letter resume and link featuring your best work to koinhr@koin.com or mail your resume, cover letter and DVD to:

KOIN Local 6
Promotion Writer/Producer Position
Attn: HR Director
222 SW Columbia St.
Portland, Oregon 97201


A background check is required.

Lin Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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