News Producer

Charleston, SC
Posted: 2020-07-16

Description:

WCSC in Charleston, SC is seeking an experienced journalist with excellent news judgment, urgent writing and showcasing skills. Applicant must be detail-oriented and work well with others in a fast-paced, high stress environment. The position is also responsible for managing and producing material for our digital media platforms. News is 24/7. Successful candidate must also be flexible and willing to work overnights, holidays, weekends or overtime hours as needed. If you want to be a part of an award-winning and aggressive newsroom that makes a difference in their community apply now.

ABOUT WCSC WCSC in Charleston, South Carolina has been the dominant #1 station in the market since sign-on 66 years ago. In addition to being named #1 Top City in the U.S. for six straight years, Charleston was named #1 Top City in the World by T+L in 2016. Charleston’s food scene, high-tech growth and hot real estate market means the Charleston metro area is growing at three times the U.S. population average. Manufacturing jobs at Boeing, Mercedes and Volvo and the medical community continue to make the Lowcountry a destination market. Charleston Regional Development Alliance reports 28 new people every day move to the Charleston metro (net new arrivals not counting births). WCSC5 is committed to the Lowcountry. Live 5 News is also committed to breaking news and weather and investigative journalism and is the most recognized and awarded news team in the market. Learn more about WCSC Live 5 at Live5News.com.

Responsibilities:

Developing and organizing a newscast Writing, story development and showcasing Working closely with news managers and assignment editor in determining content needs, enhancing content with graphics, video research, and station branding Writing clearly for multiple platforms on tight deadlines Demonstrating creativity and strong editorial judgment while following journalist ethics and libel laws.

Requirements:

• A bachelors degree in broadcast journalism or a related field. • A self-starter with knowledge of and ability to operate state-of-the-art television news equipment.

Contact:

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

Additional Info:Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

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