Producer, Creative Services

News8 / MyTV9

To apply for this position go to the Nexstar Media Group Career Portal

Job Title
Producer Creative Services

Associate Degree

Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)

Nexstar – WTNH – New Haven, CT 06510 US (Primary)


Job Type

Job Description
WTNH News 8 & WCTX MyTV9, Connecticut’s ABC and MyNetworkTV affiliate, is seeking a creative, motivated, team-first Multi-Media Production Specialist to create visually compelling content for the stations digital, social and broadcast platforms. As part of the News 8 team, the primary goal of this person is to increase usage of the stations digital and social platforms and build the stations on-air viewership.

Primary Duties:
Work with Marketing, Digital and News staffs on developing multi-platform initiatives to promote & market the stations brands
Create graphics, animations and shoot video for different forms of media, including television, digital and social
Write and produce ads/posts for station digital properties and social media outlets
Attend station events and create/gather content for posting on digital and social
Oversee projects from the planning stages through execution
Champion the use of digital & social platforms within the television station

Job Requirements:
Knowledge of broadcast and digital media platforms including online, mobile and social
Practical experience with web, digital, and social platforms with proficiency in graphical and production software, including Photoshop, AfterEffects and DSLR cameras.
Successful track record of detailed project-management and follow-through; with ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines.
Must be a team player with strong communication skills
Must be able to work flexible hours which may include some nights and weekends
Ability to create high-impact work that cuts through the clutter
B.S. or B.A. with 2+ years of related experience preferred

Reports to:
Director, Marketing & Digital Media

Link to Resume Reel or Portfolio samples must be included with application.

Job Type: Full-time

To apply for this position go to the Nexstar Media Group Career Portal

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