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2018-01-162018-02-14
  • Job Code
    2017-46816
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Producer

US-MI-Grand Rapids
4 weeks ago(12/19/2017 10:50 PM)
Job ID
2017-46816
Category
News Writers/Producers

Overview

WXMI FOX 17, the Tribune owned station located in Grand Rapids, Michigan is looking for a Producer who can execute all aspects of the broadcast and digital story-telling process. The right candidate will be expected to produce original content daily for broadcasts and digital platforms. Must be comfortable juggling multiple projects at once and managing various crews. Needs to be a strong researcher, writer, show producer, communicator and leader. This person must be able to take charge of a newscast, make strong news decisions and be able to coordinate many live shots and handle breaking news like a pro. This producer must be flexible and be able to write strong copy for TV, web and be aggressive on social media.

Responsibilities

• Determine content flow of show rundowns.
• Work with management, senior producers and staff generating and writing stories for all platforms.
• Work stories independently as well as collaboratively with various reporters.
• Work quickly and efficiently to produce daily newscasts and digital content on strict deadlines.
• Develop story ideas, research and plan segments.
• Fast and accurate script writing, video and graphic production
• Ability to work in a team environment.
• Discretion, maturity and composure-especially under pressure.
• Willingness to work flexible hours including nights, holidays and weekends.

Qualifications

• Must have a solid news judgment and knowledge of working newsroom.
• Journalism degree pred
• Prior television reporting or producing in a commercial newsroom or equivalent.
• Excellent writing, production and computer assisted reporting skills.
• Must be creative and well organized with good people skills.
• Strong leadership skills.
• Ability to work in fast-paced environment with changing priorities and deadlines.

 

Please online at http://www.tribunemedia.com/careers/ and search for keyword “Producer”. Tribune Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.

Company Info

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com.

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Tribune Media is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of 42 owned or operated broadcast stations, national entertainment network WGN America, Tribune Studios, Gracenote, WGN-Radio and a significant number of iconic real estate properties and strategic investments.

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