Full Time Job

News Topical Producer


Mount Pleasant, SC 03-19-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
WCIV is seeking a News Topical Producer. The person will be responsible for conceptualizing, creating, shooting and editing cutting edge promotions for our station. Live production experience is a plus.

Although every day will not look the same, here are some of the main day to day responsibilities of our News Topical Producer:
• Work with news department to create daily opens for the Newscasts.
• Write, shoot, and edit daily topicals.
• Work with Creative Services Director to create weekly or bi-weekly proof of brand promos.
• Occasionally assist on Lowcountry Live or other client projects.
• Help with special projects as needed.

What skills do you need to be successful in our role?
• Non-linear editing experience using Adobe Premier
• Extensive shooting and scripting of both short and long form spots
• Ability to write, shoot and edit content that tells a compelling story
• A strong understanding of fundamental design, sense of color, typography and composition
• Advanced knowledge of the post-production process, including media management and encoding video to various formats
• Ability to maintain a variety of projects and work with varying production styles while employing strong client service skills
• Advanced knowledge of High-definition (HD) cameras and videography, motion graphics and creative lighting techniques
• Ability to maintain digital assets, archives and edit systems
• Strong interpersonal skills to navigate internal and external client relationships
• Must maintain a valid driver's license and good driving record
• Ability to routinely lift, carry and move equipment in excess of 40 lbs
• Live, multi-camera production and microwave truck experience preferred
• A college degree is preferred

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d8eovm-3-230-143-213-42 in your application.