Promotion Producer, WRC

Posted: 4/10/2018

Location: Washington, D.C., Washington D.C.
Function: Production
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

WRC-TV, the NBCUniversal Owned Television station in Washington, D.C., is looking for a Promotion Producer. As Promotion Producer you will play a vital role in developing the NBC4 Washington brand and driving tune-in to daily newscasts. Working closely with Director of Creative Services in conceptualizing and creating on-air, digital and social media promotion.

Job Duties
  • Conceptualize, produce, write, shoot, edit promotional spots for News4 franchises, programming, special events and digital properties
  • Collaborate with the Director of Creative Services and Digital Promotion Manager
  • Partner with the News department to create promotions such as topical, image, and franchise campaigns to execute the strategic goals of the station
  • Ensure that assigned projects meet their assigned budget and are delivered on time
  • Communicate clearly and in a timely manner with all production team members
  • Push the creative envelope to new heights while adhering to brand guidelines
  • Attend weekly planning/production meetings and adhere to other duties assigned
  • Feed outside media creative to various vendors

  • Basic Qualifications
  • Minimum 3 years of on-air promotion experience as a writer/producer/editor for a cable, network or local tv station
  • Strong working knowledge of Premiere Pro; After Effects and Photoshop
  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field or equivalent experience

    Additional Job Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
  • Must be willing to work in Washington, D.C.
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Willingness to work evenings, weekends and overtime, and on weekends with short notice
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must be able to provide a reel/portfolio of work examples -- if available, include a web address when submitting resume

    Desired Qualifications
  • Excellent communication, presentation, organization and time management skills
  • Strong video production and editing skills
  • Knowledge of promo editorial process from beginning to end
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and adhere to strict deadlines under pressure
  • Ability to work well independently and be detail oriented
  • Ability to work with both external and internal clients
  • Strong writing skills and an understanding of how to sell viewer benefit
  • Strong knowledge of television production procedures including how to operate camera, audio and lighting equipment
  • Solid understanding of strategic ways to advance brand
  • Self-driven and work in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment
  • Strong understanding and interest in Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc)
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