Full Time Job

News Producer


Charleston, SC 05-24-2021
  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
About WCSC:

Would you like to work for the #1 station in a city consistently named by T+L as one of the best cities in the world? WCSC in Charleston, South Carolina has been the dominant #1 station in the market since sign-on in 1953. The world-famous food scene, high-tech growth and hot real estate makes Charleston one of the fastest growing metro areas in the country. Manufacturing jobs at Boeing, Mercedes and Volvo and the world-class medical community continue to make the Lowcountry a destination market. WCSC Live 5 is committed to serving the Lowcountry with breaking news, weather and investigative journalism and is the most recognized and awarded news team in the market. Learn more about WCSC Live 5 at Live5News.com

Job Summary/Description:

WCSC in Charleston, SC is seeking an experienced journalist with excellent news judgment, urgent writing and showcasing skills. Applicant must be detail-oriented and work well with others in a fast-paced, high stress environment. The position is also responsible for managing and producing material for our digital media platforms. News is 24/7. Successful candidate must also be flexible and willing to work overnights, holidays, weekends or overtime hours as needed. If you want to be a part of an award-winning and aggressive newsroom that makes a difference in their community apply now by using the employee portal.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:
• Developing and organizing a newscast
• Writing, story development and showcasing
• Working closely with news managers and assignment editor in determining content needs enhancing content with
graphics, video research, and station branding making time sensitive decisions
• Writing clearly for multiple platforms on tight deadlines
• Demonstrating creativity and strong editorial judgment while following journalistic ethics and libel laws
• Occasionally editing video for multiple platforms
• Performing other duties as assigned

• At minimum, a bachelor's degree in broadcast journalism or a related field.
• Be a self-starter, with knowledge of and ability to operate state-of-the-art television news equipment

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r1o5ve-34-228-52-223-42 in your application.

Company Profile

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.