Producer

Location
York, Pennsylvania
Salary
competitive
Posted
Jan 29, 2019
Function
Production
Metro Area
Baltimore
Duration
Full Time

Overview

WPMT-TV in York, PA is looking for a Producer who can develop, coordinate & organize local & network news coverage into a visual and fast paced daily newscast. This includes formatting newscasts, scripting stories, ordering or building graphics for stories, reviewing and approving reporter scripts, coordinating live coverage in addition to other duties. Line produce the newscast, with the ability to add breaking news coverage when necessary.

Responsibilities
  • produce creative and informative newscasts
  • coordinate writing, editing of scripts that mix video, sound and graphics to enhance storytelling
  • coordinate and plan live shots
  • line-produce and time the newscast in the control room
  • work under pressure and deadlines
  • adapt to breaking news and developing stories
  • communicate with anchors, field crews and control room staff
  • plan ahead for upcoming shows
Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism or related field is desired
  • 2 years of news producing experience
  • Must stay on top of local, state, national and international events
  • Must work individually as well as part of a team
  • This position requires someone who can exercise discretion, best judgment, and has solid journalistic/ethical skills


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