Full Time Job

Promotion Producer


Miamisburg, OH 02-27-2021
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

WKEF/WRGT/ERGT in Dayton, Ohio has an immediate opening for a Promotion Producer. The ideal candidate for this position must be able to write, shoot, and edit promos while managing deadlines. We are a trusted brand providing the market with local news, weather, sports, entertainment and social media content. We help grow the most talented people in television. You have the opportunity to work with a team filled with spirit, passion and imagination. This position reports to the Creative Services Director.

Responsibilities include:
• Producing Syndicated episodic promos, news topical promos, targeted special report promos, news and station image promos, special event promos, billboards, snipes, IDs, Proof of Performance, outside media promos including radio, cable and digital formats, and other on-air content as needed for the stations.
• Create and maintain the ''brand'' identity in the market
• Demonstrate strong producer skills to further department creativity and to create sales and support material
• Write captivating copy targeted to your audience
• Actively engage in multiple social media platforms
• Work occasional weekends, evenings, and holidays
• Participate in station events (appearances within the community, etc.)
• Log Editing: Serving as backup for filling traffic logs with promotion inventory which includes knowledge and proficiency in OSI or other traffic systems
• Must maintain a valid driver's license and good driving record
• Other responsibilities as assigned

Required Skills and Experience:
• Must be able to create, conceptualize, script, shoot, and edit cutting edge promos while also managing deadlines
• At least two years of promotion experience is required
• Proficiency with Avid (or other non-liner editing software) and Photoshop programs
• Excellent verbal, written, and organizational skills
• Ability to be a team player and work in a fast paced environment
• Ability to understand and utilize social media effectively and strategically
• Basic professional shooting skills using HD cameras including DSLR photography
• Experience in news promotion is a plus
• Advanced skills in After Effects is a plus

This is not an entry level position. If you have the required experience and skills, we want to hear from you! When applying online, please include your salary requirements and a link to your latest work. Work examples should showcase strong editing and writing skills.

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

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d86196-3-238-96-184-42 in your application.