Sinclair Broadcast Group Digital News Producer in New Bern, North Carolina
Digital News Producer
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WCTI ABC12/ WYDO FOX in New Bern, NC is currently seeking a creative Digital News Content Producer! We hire talented people who wish to excel in the television and digital content industry. Our team is filled with spirit, passion and imagination.
The candidate will be responsible for the day-to-day production of our newscasts three days a week and content on our website two days a week. This position works closely with the Executive Producer, Director and Assignment Desk on the newscast and its content and the Digital Media Manager on website and social media content. You will determine the content and flow of newscasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories, and develop content for our web site. The ideal candidate will have solid news judgment, be a compelling and accurate writer and be able to multi-task and manage time to put together an exciting and informative newscast. Must be able to work in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment.
Use of graphics creatively and effectively
Writing stories with relentless attention to detail
Producing content for multiple platforms, including TV, internet, mobile, etc.
Working in fast-paced, open, team environment
Working with management and reporters to generate stories
Meeting daily deadlines in a high energy working environment
Must be able to demonstrate leadership skills, and the ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts
Be self-motivated, passionate work well with others and be able to adapt to changing schedules
Must keep up-to-date on local, state, national and international news
Excellent communication skills
Ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts
Flexibility and on-the-spot problems solving abilities are a must
The candidate must have at least 1-2 years of previous news producing experience at a commercial TV station or college station.
Proficient with non-linear editing (i.e. Avid) and newsroom systems, such as iNews
If you have the required experience and skills, we want to hear from you!
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New Bern, North Carolina, United States