Promotions Producer- KNBC

Posted: 2/14/2019

Location: Universal City, California
Function: Production
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

The Promotion Writer/Producer/Editor plays a critical role in the success of NBC4, Los Angeles by developing the brand identity for all our newscasts and overall station. We work closely with leaders throughout the newsroom, community relations, and sales teams to weave our brand into everything we do. We bring our daily topicals, image campaigns, proof of performance spots and PSA’s to life through creative, compelling, and engaging promotion.

Job Responsibilities
  • Manage the placement of commercial spots and sponsorship billboards to maximize revenue and inventory

  • Conceive, produce, edit and write on-air promotional spots and marketing campaigns for NBC4 News programming, special events and digital properties

  • Partner with the NBC4 News department, Sales Teams, and Community Relations to create promotions such as topical, PSAs, image, and franchise campaigns to execute the strategic goals of the station

  • Collaborate with the VP of Local Brand Marketing, Promotion Manager, graphic artists and the overall creative team

  • 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

  • Perform other related duties as assigned

  • Basic Qualifications
  • Minimum 3 years of on-air promotion experience as a writer/producer/editor for a cable network, digital station or local station
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience working in a news environment
  • Strong working knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Strong creative writing skills with proven examples
  • Strong knowledge of television production procedures and news operations
  • Knowledge of promo editorial process from beginning to end
  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field and/or equivalent work experience

    Eligibility Requirements
  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
  • Must have ability to work flexible hours including night and weekends when needed
  • Must be willing to work in Los Angeles, CA
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

    Desired Qualifications
  • Possess excellent communication, presentation, organization and time management skills
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and adhere to strict deadlines under pressure
  • Ability to work well independently and be detail oriented
  • Possess strong video production, shooting and editing skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment
  • Ability to work with both external and internal clients
  • Have an interest in Social Media (Twitter, Facebook, etc.)
  • Believes that teams are smarter and more dynamic together

    At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

    NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

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