Full Time Job

Morning Producer

Gray Television

Charlotte, NC 06-08-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
MORNING PRODUCER (W/END) - WBTV

About WBTV:

WBTV was the first television station to sign on in the Carolinas and is considered the ''most trustworthy source of news and information'' in the area according to research. WBTV First Alert Weather is the certified most accurate forecast for the market as measured by WeatheRate. Being ''On Your Side'' for viewers, clients and the community is the guiding principle of WBTV and helps drive its award-winning newscasts and quality local journalism. Visit www.wbtv.com to learn more.

Job Summary/Description:

WBTV is looking for an experienced producer to join our morning team. This is an excellent opportunity for a creative, innovative producer who is ready to deliver urgent, important, and unique content to a multiplatform audience.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Line produce live newscast daily
- Select content and write scripts
- Coordinate with digital producers and anchors on cross-platform content
- Communicate with anchors, assignment desk, field crews, editors, and others to ensure execution of a high-quality newscast
- Produce live breaking news and special event coverage
- Fill in on other dayparts as needed
*** This is an overnight position and may include weekends ***

Qualifications/Requirements:
- Bachelor's degree in journalism or related field preferred, equivalent experience considered
- Minimum 2 years of experience as a line producer
- Experience producing with multiple live sources
- Excellent writing, showcasing, time management skills required
- Must exhibit understanding of broadcast, digital, social, and streaming platforms in a local news context

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Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rb53j6-44-192-65-228-42 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.