News Producer WPXI TV

Location
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Salary
competitive
Posted
Sep 06, 2018
Function
Production
Metro Area
Pittsburgh
Duration
Full Time

Description

WPXI is seeking a full-time Producer with great writing, news judgment and creativity to help drive the best local newscasts in Pittsburgh.

·The ideal candidate will produce newscasts with a focus on breaking news, severe weather, local news, and live shots. You will also be asked to create content for our Specials Unit, with a focus on Investigative, create content for streaming, do story research, field producing, interviewing, writing segments for air and for the web, and assisting reporters on daily stories or investigative stories as needed.

·We're looking for a naturally curious, competitive producer who is a strong leader, team player, and who communicates and collaborates with others to create great television and helps collaborate on content for digital platforms every day.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in broadcasting journalism or related field preferred.

  • 2 -3 years of newscast producing experience

 



About Cox Media Group

 

Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing and digital media company. The company’s operations currently include broadcast television stations, radio stations, daily newspapers, and digital sites.  Additionally, CMG operates the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps - the country’s biggest television rep firm - Gamut, and Videa. The company also offers a full suite of local and regional advertising services through its Local Solutions and Ideabar businesses. CMG currently operates in more than 20 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly across all platforms.  For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations:  Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services.   Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.



Organization: Cox Media Group

Primary Location: US-PA-Pittsburgh-4145 Evergreen Road

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing

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