Full Time Job

Associate News Producer

Gray Television

Eau Claire, WI 09-12-2021
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description

About WEAU:

We're an hour drive from the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area in a growing community with great schools and health care. WEAU is affiliated with NBC and produces 30 hours of news every week.

Job Summary/Description:

This is an entry-level position. WEAU 13 News, the dominant station in Eau Claire, WI, is looking for a creative part-time associate news producer. We need someone who writes tight, compelling copy, and thinks outside the box. Our producers edit video and work closely with our anchors. They also post stories to our website and update our social media platforms.

Your responsibilities will include (but not be limited to) the following:
• Produce a creative and informative newscast with emphasis on the viewers' interests
• Coordinate the writing and editing of scripts that incorporate video, nat sound and graphics to enhance storytelling
• Line-produce and time the newscast in the control room
• Adapt to breaking news and developing stories

• A high school diploma is required; current and former communication or journalism students encouraged to apply
• Must keep up on local, state, national and international events
• Must work individually as well as part of a team; requires work with many personalities

As a condition of employment, Gray Television will require that newly hired employees, whether part-time or full-time, be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by the first workday to the extent permitted by applicable law unless you qualify for a medical or religious accommodation.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gx3z3o-3-87-33-97-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Gray Television

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.