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Line Producer, News


Atlanta, GA 06-07-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Line Producer, Scripps News ( Wed- Sun)

The E.W. Scripps Company is seeking a Line Producer to join our Scripps National News team. This individual will be responsible for the oversight of live or pre-taped programs. Edits copy to assure compliance, calling for video changes when necessary; oversees all final edits for that day's broadcast under deadline. This position also coordinates and checks continuity for all video and still elements in the video walls during the day's on-stage shoot.

What You'll Do:
• Oversee offline and online post production schedule and delivery of daily packages to online editor.
• May write and produce content
• Edit teases and open for daily show.
• Supervise taped video production by organizing the program elements; back timing the program and working with production crew to organize necessary technical means and personnel requirements to accomplish the task.
• Oversee visual elements for studio recording, including producing visual components of the virtual set.
• Works with post editors on final production.
• Responsible for ensuring final show is fed to participating stations at deadline daily.
• Other duties as assigned

What You'll Need:
• Bachelor's degree or higher
• At least 5 years of experience in television production as a show producer with a passion for entertainment.
• Experience producing/shaping stories at all stages of development from pitch to air.
• Experience with I News editing system a plus.

What You'll Bring:
• Creative track record demonstrated through an audition reel or prior producing and production projects.
• Solid experience writing, booking, story development and strong visual skills.
• Must have solid social media experience and be well connected.
• Excellent and proven writing skills for television news/feature reporting and producing.
• Strong leadership skills to interface with co-workers and our diverse community.
• Solid teaching skills to help evaluate and guide the staff to always increase our standard of production.
• A working knowledge of composition and pictorial continuity and audio to tell a story with competitive style and high quality standards in final product.
• Proven time-management skills.
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office and the internet.

Work Environment
• Newsroom
• Weekends
• #LI-SM2

If you are a current Scripps employee, please do not apply on this site. Please access our internal career site at Worklife > My Info > View Open Positions at Scripps.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gkxq60-3-236-116-27-42 in your application.

Company Profile

The E.W. Scripps Company is a diversified media company focused on creating a better-informed world. As one of the nation’s largest local TV broadcasters, Scripps serves communities with quality, objective local journalism and operates a portfolio of 61 stations in 41 markets.