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Senior Producer

WBRC

Birmingham, AL 11-24-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
SENIOR PRODUCER (Good Day Alabama) - WBRC

About WBRC:

WBRC is the number one station in Central Alabama. We produce award-winning news. We also have a dominant digital presence, using WBRC.com, the WBRC News app, the WBRC Weather app, Magic City Weekend and social media platforms to connect to a worldwide audience. WBRC- Birmingham, AL
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Job Summary/Description:

Good Day Alabama is one of the highest rated morning shows in the country. Qualified candidates for this Senior Producer position have a minimum of five years of news producing experience. Along with the Executive Producer, the successful candidate will review scripts and content decisions, as well as produce the 9a-10a hour.

The successful candidate will be responsible for (but not limited to) the following:
- Deliver on-air news events in an engaging, exciting, and accurate manner
- Use editorial judgment to help determine content of the newscasts
- Work with reporters and news managers to create unique, fast-paced newscasts
- Use social media to determine content of newscasts and highlight big social stories
- Use creative production techniques such as graphics and new forms of media (viewer pictures, webcam interviews, etc.) to enhance newscasts and stories
- Interview news subjects and research for facts and credibility
- Perform other tasks as required by supervisor or executive producer

Qualifications/Requirements:
- Bachelor's degree in Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience
- Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
- Minimum five years' experience as a news producer
- Must love mornings
- Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously

If you feel you're qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopening, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now''

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d587p3-54-211-101-93-42 in your application.

Company Profile
WBRC

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.