Producer

Huntsville, AL
Posted: 2020-07-20

Description:

 WAFF in Huntsville Alabama has an immediate opening for a Producer. Candidate must exhibit professionalism, personality, energy, confidence, and team spirit to our newscasts and our multi-platform newsroom.

Successful candidate must be a strong writer, deeply knowledgeable in story selection, and have quick and thoughtful news judgment. Must be capable of creating content from sources beyond wires and feed (ex. Social Media, Court Records, reliable online publications) and be eager to add live pictures to coverage.

Successful candidate will thrive in bringing order to the chaos of breaking news reporting, producing the market’s best overall coverage on a consistent basis

Responsibilities:

• Candidate must be a team player with a great attitude and bring professionalism, personality, energy, confidence, and team spirit to our newscasts and our multi-platform newsroom

• Successful candidate must be a strong writer, deeply knowledgeable in story selection, and have quick and thoughtful news judgment

• Must be capable of creating content from sources beyond wires and feed (ex. Social Media, Court Records, reliable online publications) and be eager to add live pictures to coverage

• Producers are communicators at heart and must be comfortable over-communicating plans and changes with managers, anchors, reporters, and production team to ensure your vision is executed on the air. Producer will have strong working relationship with director.

• Candidate must be able to work long hours covering breaking news including holidays and weekends  

 

Requirements:

Candidate will have a college degree in journalism/mass communications or other similar education. Candidate must be able to work long hours covering breaking news on the air, online including holidays and weekends. Candidate must have and maintain a valid driver’s license and proof of insurance.

Contact:

Qualified applicants only, apply online at Please apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings.  Pre-employment drug screen and clean MVR required.  No phone calls please.  EOE-M/F/D/V

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

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