Commercial Producer

Charleston, SC
Posted: 2019-11-08


The Commercial Producer will be responsible for the development of cutting-edge commercial spots from concept to completion.   Creative scripting, shooting and non-linear editing experience is a must.

Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 197 full power stations (including partner stations) in 115 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation. Nexstar’s platform delivers exceptional local content and network programming to inform and entertain viewers, while providing premium, scalable local advertising opportunities for advertisers and brands across all screens and devices. Learn more at


Creatively write, shoot, and edit content to tell compelling stories
Collaborate with creative team and project stakeholders to produce videos and digital content that are on-brand and drive results
Coordinate asset and information exchange take meeting notes
Maintain a variety of projects and work with varying production styles while employing strong client service skills
Coordinate production, including working with clients, account executives, agencies, as well as planning location(s), talent, music, voice-over and reserving any other technical pieces (camera’s, vehicles, etc.) needed for project
Manage video equipment and software needs
Mentor junior commercial producers as needed
Extensive shooting and scripting of both short and long form spots from concept to completion
Interpreting the clients business needs; developing design briefs by gathering information and data to clarify design issues
Perform other duties, as directed by management


Minimum 1-2 years commercial and/or promotion experience, or college degree preferredAdvanced knowledge of the post-production process, including media management and encoding video to various formatsBroad understanding of marketing and designAdvanced knowledge of High-definition (HD) cameras and videography, motion graphics and proper lighting techniquesExhibit advanced editing expertiseA passion to stay up-to-date on production trends and continually strive to push boundariesLive, multi-camera production and microwave truck experience preferredSoftware skills required include Adobe CC Suite production package including; Premiere Pro, After Effects, Photoshop, Audition and Media EncoderPosition will require day-to-day multi-tasking, as well as managing multiple projects simultaneously with frequent change in direction and priorityMust be able to work independently or as part of a teamOccasional weekends, evenings, and holiday shifts will be requiredMust maintain a valid driver’s license and good driving record as some travel may be required for commercial shoots and production meetings with advertisers of the stationPossess a strong understanding of fundamental design, a strong sense of color, typography, and compositionMeet all deadlines, fulfill scheduling commitments and consistently achieve quick turnarounds in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment 



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Job Req #:REQ-1096

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