MultiPlatform Producer

Location
Atlanta, Georgia
Salary
competitive
Posted
Jan 28, 2019
Function
Production
Specialty
News & Journalism
Metro Area
Atlanta
Duration
Full Time
WSB-TV is looking for an experienced Multi-Platform Producer to oversee one of our five weekly local and digital programs.

 
Responsibilities:

  • The WSB-TV Multi-Platform producer’s main responsibility will be to take charge of our weekly Bulldogs Gameday program to ensure the continuation of our exceptional shooting, writing, editing and social media/digital efforts required to continue the station’s strong and lengthy partnership with the University of Georgia.
  • The Multi-Platform producer will be required to act as the station’s liaison with UGA as he or she researches, edits and writes the most compelling sports stories tied to the University of Georgia brand.
  • This position will require strong local and national sports knowledge. The producer will work closely with the sports director on all projects to ensure an ethically-sound, accurate and balanced approach to sports reporting and producing.
  • The ideal candidate must be well-connected with sports figures and authorities in the Atlanta area, be able to schedule and conduct necessary interviews, plus write and produce a sportscast while meeting all deadlines on air and online.
Qualifications:
  • Minimum of four years line producing in medium to large markets required.
  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in broadcast journalism.
  • Strong leadership, organizational and communication skills.
  • Must be results-oriented and innovative.
  • Ability to use resources efficiently.

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.

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