Full Time Job

Host / Producer


Saginaw, MI 05-16-2023
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
Host / Producer - WNEM

About WNEM:

At WNEM, it is our job and inherent desire to be the best local television station in the Mid- Michigan market and the #1 digital platform across the state , region and the country. We are committed to the highest standards of excellence in our local news, entertainment, information and public service programming.

We have the top rated news station plus broadcast website. We are a Midsize market with opportunity to grow. We are a self-starting team driven for success with unique selling opportunities for a creative seller. Essential to that effort is a foundation of honesty and integrity - qualities which help us earn and build trust with our viewers, co-workers and business partners.

Job Summery/Description:

WNEM-TV is seeking an energetic host and producer to launch a new lifestyle show in Mid-Michigan. The show will showcase businesses, products, activities and more that are available to enhance the lives of our audience in the viewing area. This person should be experienced in on-camera work in live video productions with strong interview skills. This position will be responsible for gathering and formatting production elements in addition to hosting.

Duties/Responsibilities will include (but not be limited to):
• Interview show guests/clients both in-studio and on location
• Research, shoot, write, edit, and present stories on the air, including sponsored content
• Research show topics and developing questions for guests
• Coordinate production elements including video, graphics, camera shots
• Closely work with sales team on sponsored content
• Ability to fill-in as producer, editor, and/or photographer when required
• Write and post video to digital platforms in support of lifestyle programming.

• Bachelor's degree in Journalism, Communications or another related field
• Experience as a host or on-air personality a must
• Experience shooting and editing video required. ENPS a plus
• Must be familiar with social media best practices (Facebook/Twitter/TikTok/Instagram)
• Ability to produce content in the field independently
• Strong writing and proof-reading skills
• Strong ad-libbing and interviewing skills
• Ability to prioritize and address multiple projects with varying production timelines
• Must be a highly motivated self-starter, able to work well alone and as part of a team
• Excellent communication and organizational skills
• Strong customer service skills are a must
• Driver's license and good driving record is required
• Ability to pay careful attention to detail while under pressure of deadlines

If you feel you're qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', upload your resume, cover letter and references

(Current employees that are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro employee portal)

WNEM-TV/Gray Television Group, Inc. is a drug-free company

Gray Television encourages all new employees to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus virus prior by the first workday.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gk86k8-44-192-79-149-42 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.