Producers

Location
Atlanta
Posted
Jan 10, 2014
Closes
Feb 09, 2014
Contact
Melissa Ngo
Category
Television
Duration
Full Time
The Weather Channel is hiring Associate Producers, Producers, and Sr. Producers for live programming.

The Associate Producer will work with show producers to create content for weather news shows. The associate producer will produce segments, research & write stories, book interviews, log video, produce cut-ins for market-specific coverage, as well as direct talent in the field for live hits.

Qualifications:
- 2-3 years television experience, preferably with time in a major market
- Four-year college degree or equivalent in proven industry experience
- Experience building in-show segments as well as working with live remote elements
- Knowledge of television production techniques including newsroom, studio, line, and field production methods and equipment
- Ability to edit on a non-linear system

The Producer will produce live and recorded programming. In this role they will write for weather news shows and supporting packages. The person in this role will also be responsible for all elements necessary for the live coverage of severe weather events.

Qualifications
- At least six years television experience, with a minimum of 3 years as Producer of live news programming in a major television market
- Four-year college degree or equivalent in proven industry experience

The Senior Producer will manage a portion of the Programming team and create engaging, topical content for fifty-plus hours of live programming a week. The person in this role is also responsible for producing live and recorded programming, including writing and producing weather news shows, special graphics, educational packages and all of the elements necessary for the
live coverage of severe weather events.

Qualifications
- Six years experience in television, with 3-5 years as Producer of live news programming, control room and production/development experience.
- Bachelor's degree in journalism, or equivalent knowledge

Send resumes to Melissa.Ngo@weather.com & Apply online at www.weather.com/careers

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