News Producer

Greenville, SC
Posted: 2017-09-01

Description:

WYFF 4, a Hearst TV station and the NBC affiliate in Greenville,
SC, has an immediate opening for a Producer. We need a driven, organized
journalist who can articulate a vision for their show and lead a team towards
the vision. Join a producer team that is tops in our market and upholds high
standards. We need good storytellers who can be innovative in their
presentation. This producer must be able to showcase breaking news, write
urgent copy, and show a creative use of the best graphics package in the
market.  You need to understand the importance of social media, the web,
and mobile apps. You must be able to work with promotions on the marketing of
our product. Our producers must be able to research, pitch, and gather
enterprise news stories, as well.

Responsibilities:

Job Responsibilities:       
Preparing a rundown for your newscast

Utilizing all our graphics resources to enhance our presentation

Writing urgent news stories in active voice

Meeting deadlines

News gathering

Responding to breaking news

Boothing newscasts

Posting stories and video on social, website and on mobile

Participating and pitching enterprise stories in editorial meetings 

Communicating effectively with promotions

Requirements:

Qualifications Requirements: 

Candidate must have strong leadership, writing, communication, and storytelling skills
along with a proven track record of producing outstanding newscasts. 

Use of ENPS preferred 

Use of Adobe Premier editing system is a plus 

Education: 

Bachelor’s Degree with concentration in broadcast journalism or equivalent education
or experience. 

Equivalent military training from Defense Information School (DINFOS) and associated
experience will be considered.

Two years of experience as a producer at a commercial broadcast station preferred

Contact:

To Apply:
Please visit careers.hearstteleivison.com to apply

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

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