Producer

News 8 studio control.
News 8 studio control.

To apply for this position go to the Media General Career Portal

Category:
News

Position/Title:
Producer

Details:
The producer delivers and contributes accurate, visual, news content across all media platforms. Principal Duties & Responsibilities: * Responsible for evaluating stories; organizing them into a cohesive sequence within a newscast or digital content for the web. * Oversees writing, production, and timing of broadcast or on-line publication. * Define strategic direction for content coverage to meet business objectives. * Contribute to the editorial process and make solid decisions in breaking news situations. * Monitor postproduction processes to ensure accurate completion of details. *
Execute strategies that engage and grow audiences across all digital devices. *Write, produce and edit material that appeals to target audiences. * Research production topics using the internet, video archives, and other information sources.

Vacancy Type:
Full Time

Date Posted:
11/29/2016

Closing Date:
12/29/2016

City:
New Haven – 06510

State:
Connecticut

Experience:
Specialized Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: * Must be able to interact well with video journalists, anchors, videographers, news managers, production and engineering staff. * Detail oriented; proficient in non-linear editing. * Excellent verbal, written, grammar and analytical skills. * Strong news judgment, journalistic integrity and understanding of viewer needs and expectations. * Knowledge of media production, communication and dissemination techniques and methods, including alternative ways to inform and entertain via written, oral, and visual media. * Ability to meet quality standards for service & evaluate customer satisfaction. * Proficient in non-linear editing.

Requirements:
Education/Experience: Bachelors Degree in Communications, TV/film or equivalent experience may substitute + 5 years experience in television or radio broadcast/production. Training/Equipment: Utilize state-of-the-art television technology; MS Outlook, E-mail. Work Environment/Physical Requirements: High stress environment with deadline pressures. Some travel may be required on an occasional basis.

Additional Information:
This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.

Contact:
To apply for this position go to the Media General Career Portal

********* EOE/MINORITIES/FEMALES/VETERANS/DISABLED ********* REVISED: 04/14/2014

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