Full Time Job

Sr. Producer, News


Atlanta, GA 03-21-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
The E.W. Scripps Company is seeking a Sr. Producer to join our Scripps News team in Atlanta, GA. This individual will work directly with the senior management to produce content and comes up with new and innovative ways to enhance the team's overall output.

What You'll Do:
• Supervise the team's creative goals and objectives developed with management to ensure consistent content and quality is executed by the creative staff.
• Help produce the best content possible within a set framework (budget, available resources and schedule).
• Review and approve story ideas during pre-production to ensure consistent creative and content execution
• Review and approve show outlines to ensure consistent creative and content execution
• Assist with expanding storylines and editorial calendar as well as assisting with development for programming
• Responsible for what goes on the air in terms of the primary content and how it is assembled; keeping the audience engaged and entertained.
• Communicate creative vision to team to help develop feature ideas providing outlines and synopsis and pitches story ideas.
• Other duties as assigned.

What You'll Bring:
• Bachelors degree in related field or equivalent experience
• At least 5 years' experience overseeing content production for a major market or national audience is preferred
• Previous production experience is preferred

Whay You'll Need:
• Must be passionate about the entertainment and broadcast industry, as well as creative and flexible
• Specialized people skills ensuring the development of a strong team-oriented environment.
• Knowledge of current events, entertainment, culture, travel, fashion and creates content that empowers our viewers
• Responsibilities of this position will take an inordinate amount of time, talent, energy, stamina - and the ongoing ability to complete many tasks more or less simultaneously

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-g3zo5x-3-227-240-72-42 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.