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News Producer / MMJ

WTOK

Meridian, MS 07-22-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
News Producer / MMJ - WTOK

About WTOK:

WTOK-TV is a trusted ABC network station with a history of serving the communities of eastern Mississippi and Western Alabama with top rated news, weather and sports. We also offer syndicated programming on the CW and myTOK networks. We take pride in serving our viewers, our community, and our advertisers for 67 years.
Our mission is to be engaged with the community and promote civic and economic development with a focus on improving the lives of our viewers. We use cutting edge technology to provide accurate and timely news information on television and digital platforms.

Job Summary/Description:

You love to create. You love to be in charge. You love to write and tell stories. You need to be a producer and MMJ at a television station who will let you shine. You need to work for the best management team at WTOK-TV in Meridian, Mississippi.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Must be strong at managing breaking news and severe weather coverage and be able to make sound split-second decisions during live broadcasts.
- Strong skills working with social media, and gathering news worthy content from local agencies.
Must be able to think strategically from the producer chair daily, as well as motivate your team to execute your vision.
- Knowledge of ENPS and Edius preferred.
- Knowledge of graphic editing software a plus.

Qualifications/Requirements:
- Bachelor's degree in journalism, broadcasting or communications is preferred, but not required
- Flexible work hours required, must be willing and able to work a variety of shifts
- Team Player

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

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g32nx9-35-168-110-128-42 in your application.

Company Profile
WTOK

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.