Associate Producer

Posted by CareerPage

Indianapolis, IN
Posted: 2017-04-10

Description:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Associate Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Associate Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

Responsibilities:

Write and provide news content for air
Collaborate with Producers, Executive Producers, Editors and the assignment desk to develop news stories
Evaluate local, state and national/international stories using websites, Twitter, FOX/CBS/CNN/Tribune news services and wires
Learn to fill-in produce
Perform other duties as assigned

Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or related field (preferred)
1 year of experience in a newsroom (preferred)
Must be able to work flexible schedule including early mornings, evenings, holidays and/or weekends
Must be able to work well under deadline pressure
Must exhibit solid news judgment
Must be accurate and consistent in writing ability
Must be proactive and work well in a team environment
Strong organizational skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must be willing to submit to a background
Must have unrestricted authorization to work within the U.S.

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer

Contact:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approximately 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago’s WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 32% interest in CareerBuilder, LLC and a 31% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel. For more information please visit www.tribunemedia.com. 

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