Full Time Job

Associate News Producer

Gray Television

Rocky Hill, CT 07-12-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
About WFSB:

WFSB Channel 3 Eyewitness News is everywhere. We're Connecticut's #1 source for the latest weather including Connecticut's only LIVE doppler radar, breaking news, traffic and all the info you need to make it through your day.

Job Summary/Description:

Connecticut's #1 news station has a golden opportunity for an Associate Producer who aspires to produce newscasts! This is a fantastic chance to get your foot in the door and collaborate with the best journalists in the business. You'll learn how to produce newscasts, grow your writing skills and hone your editorial judgement.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Work with News Managers, producers and anchors to create and execute newscasts
- Participate in editorial meetings and pitch stories for coverage
- Select, showcase and write stories for newscasts
- Search social media, wires, network feeds and others sources to find relevant stories
- Makes graphics, maps and lower thirds for stories
- Log video and choose soundbites for stories
- Collaborate with directors on newscast production
- Communicate with field crews

Qualifications/Requirements:

This is an entry-level opportunity. You'll need a positive attitude, willingness to learn, strong communication skills and the ability to collaborate.

Also helpful...
- An internship in a newsroom
- Clear, concise, conversational writing skills
- Strong initiative and attention to details
- Ability to meet tight deadlines and work well under pressure

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Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d82q5q-3-236-225-157-42 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.