News Producer

Posted by Hearst Television

Manchester, NH
Posted: 2017-07-13

Description:

WMUR has an opening for a strong, take-charge producer who can create memorable newscasts. The ideal candidate will have a track record of being creative and aggressive and will be able to make decisions and communicate clearly. We expect excellent news judgment. Candidates must be able to work fast and remain calm under pressure.

Responsibilities:

Job Responsibilities:

  • Select, research and write content for live newscasts
  • Work with and guide reporters in story production
  • Communicate, coordinate and execute creative vision with team of anchors, reporters, meteorologists, photographers, editors, and production staff

Requirements:

Qualifications Requirements:

  • Excellent writing, spelling, grammar and copy-editing skills
  • Ability to multi-task and coordinate several crews and responsibilities simultaneously
  • Ability to summarize information into easy-to-understand components
  • Creative presentation style and ability to showcase all resources and elements
  • Unwavering journalistic integrity and ethical standards
  • Must be available to work holidays, shifts that include nights, weekends and overnights and flexible with schedule to be available during breaking news

Education:

  • College degree in broadcast journalism, broadcast news or related field or equivalent work experience 

Required Experience

  • 2 years producing experience
  • Creative presentation style
  • Experience in a newsroom, the ability to remain calm under pressure and knowledge of ENPS are pluses

Contact:

Apply Online at Hearst Television

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