Louisiana Weekend Producer/Reporter

Baton Rouge, LA
Posted: 2020-02-06


WAFB Channel 9, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is looking for a creative storyteller to help expand its rapidly growing broadcast and digital media presence.  They need to be comfortable both on-camera and behind the scenes.  The ideal candidate will be quick-thinking, creative and multi-talented with the ability to produce multiple pieces weekly; splitting their time between writing, producing, shooting, and editing content that engages and produces results across multiple platforms.

Are you passionate about creating content that breaks the news story mold?  Do you love food, travel, and the weekend lifestyle?  Can you find amazing places and people in our area? And create engaging stories that present non-traditional revenue opportunities?  If so, we want you to join our team!



Louisiana Weekend producer demands direct knowledge of all aspects of video production to independently create top-quality multi-platform content.  Energetic, a strategic thinker and highly motivated self-starter that will work independently or with a team of producers to produce a variety of creative assets for our broadcast and digital assets.  The ideal candidate will also work with the sales team to develop new revenue opportunities for our expanding broadcast and digital properties.



Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Advertising, Film/Video, Communication, Reporting/Journalism, or other related field preferred.  Must provide creative reel demonstrating advanced knowledge of video production, especially Adobe Premiere and DSLR cinematography.  Knowledge of Facebook/Twitter/Instagram/Snapchat, plus audience engagement and management tools for digital publishing is required.  Experience with google analytics is a plus.  On- camera experience preferred.  Evenings and some weekends may be required.


Please apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings               

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