NEWS PROMOTIONS PRODUCER

Posted by WTVC

Chattanooga, TN
Posted: 2018-04-06

Description:

Sinclair Broadcast Group Chattanooga has an immediate opening for a News Promotions Producer. The ideal candidate for this position is a creative, hard-working team player with a knack for producing great TV and compelling promotional spots, news topicals, special report promos and brand image spots.  Working some nights and weekends may be required of this position. 

 

Responsibilities:

Responsibilities:

  • Write, produce, and edit daily and weekly news topical promos
  • Integrate with the newsroom to identify upcoming stories that showcase our news brand and builds viewership, then write, produce, and edit effective promos for them
  • Be aware of the news department’s past and current advocacy / investigative efforts, collecting footage, as needed, to produce powerful “proof of brand” promos
  • Conceive, visualize, and produce creative and compelling spots/campaigns that highlight the station’s news and weather brands

Requirements:

Required Experience and Skills:

  • At least 1 year of video production experience at a television station, video production company, or ad agency
  • Proficiency with Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, or similar editing software
  • Excellent copy writing and producing skills
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Strong verbal communication skills
  • Cooperative, team-player attitude with the ability and aptitude to adapt to rapidly changing conditions and deadlines

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • 2+ years of experience working as a Promotions Producer at a TV news station
  • Familiarity with basic news marketing and branding concepts
  • Proficiency with Adobe CS or CC family of software
  • Experience working with Adobe After Effects and Photoshop
  • Ability to shoot and light for video production in the field
  • Familiarity with Avid iNews

Contact:

If you have the required experience and skills, apply online at www.sbgi.net. 

Please include a link to your most current work. If you do not have a link to your work, send your non-returnable DVD to Promotions Manager, 4279 Benton Dr., Chattanooga, TN  37406

Sinclair Broadcast Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace.

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