Full Time Job

Commercial Production Tech


Lansing, MI 03-18-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
The Commercial Production Tech at WSYM will write and produce commercials, on-air promotions, news promotion, and station sponsorship spots and may also be involved in various special projects.

• Work with leadership to identify the most effective style and tone for commercials and promotional spots
• Identify opportunities to target specific viewers in the production of promotional spots and commercials
• Conceptualize, write, shoot, and edit commercials for clients, on-air promotional spots for news, programming, and special projects
• Direct talent and operate camera on Live Remote commercial shoots
• Produce various lengths of any spot for use on all digital platforms including social media
• Identify opportunities for using our promotion on digital platforms, including social media

• Bachelor's Degree in Communications or Marketing related field preferred
• Minimum 3 years broadcast commercial experience. Social media experience preferred
• Proven experience in photography, non-linear editing, and creative software applications

• Proficient in writing compelling copy
• Ability to shoot a clear and effective video for all platforms we support
• Ability to tease effectively on television and digital platforms, including social media
• May be required to work a non-traditional schedule
• Valid driver's license and good driving record required (proof of insurance and liability coverage may be required).

Additional Requirements
• Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.

If you are a current Scripps employee, please do not apply on this site. Please access our internal career site at Worklife > My Info > View Open Positions at Scripps.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gxe68q-3-239-91-5-42 in your application.

Company Profile

The E.W. Scripps Company is a diversified media company focused on creating a better-informed world. As one of the nation’s largest local TV broadcasters, Scripps serves communities with quality, objective local journalism and operates a portfolio of 61 stations in 41 markets.