WRDW/WAGT has an award-winning news team setting the market standard for investigative journalism. The station has a 60+ year history of community commitment. In 2021 WRDW/WAGT moved into its new state-of-the-art facility producing 40 hours of local news as well as content for its online and OTT platforms. We are located in Augusta, a city that boasts a booming economy and year-round outdoor recreation. Although we are home of the world famous Masters Golf Tournament, there's much more than golf. Whether it's fishing, kayaking, boating, hiking, there's something for everyone. Foodies aren't disappointed. If you like to explore beyond the city, the city is 2 hours from the beaches, 3 hours from the mountains.
WRDW/WAGT in Augusta, Georgia has an immediate opening for a full-time news producer.. Applicants will be responsible for locating, generating, writing local, regional, and national news stories. Successful candidates possess good news judgment, willingness and ability to work independently and as part of a team, solid broadcast style writing, and accuracy to detail under tight deadlines.
Responsibilities will include (but not be limited to) the following:
• Pitching, writing, developing, and showcasing news stories.
• Organizing various elements of a newscast.
• Showcasing content with graphics, video, and station branding.
• Writing clearly in broadcast style with attention to detail and accuracy under tight deadlines.
• Demonstrating responsible editorial and ethical judgment and knowledge of media law.
• Collaborate with anchors, reporters, and managers to carry out a vision of a compelling newscast that's strong on content and creativity.
• Applicants should have a bachelor's degree in journalism or mass communications with a concentration in broadcast journalism. Hands-on experience with a television newsroom internship and/or campus newscast is strongly preferred.
Interested applicants can, go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', we encourage you to upload your resume and cover letter
Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g3387n-3-227-235-216-42 in your application.