Producer, Marketing Specialist

Location: US-MA-Dedham Job Number 1715418 Brand Cox Media Group Northeast, LLC, d/b/a WFXT-TV

Description

This is an outstanding opportunity to work in the multi-media industry. We are looking for an outgoing self-starter, to join WFXT / Studio 25 Boston.  The Producer & Marketing Specialist role manages Studio25 production, including brainstorming, story development, script approvals, graphics, animation and pre-production for stories, segments, promos and commercial production. This person must have an understanding and complete embracement of social media and digital initiatives.   Our ideal candidate will be able to hit the ground running, take charge of their position and provide excellent support to the department. We are looking for someone who has the ability to work effectively with all the departments at our television station and be flexible in an ever-changing environment.  You will also communicate with agencies and clients. The ideal candidate has great attention to detail, knows how to build successful relationships; can take direction as well as work independently.  Prior producing and marketing experience is a must.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Excellent writing, spelling, grammar and copy-editing skills
  • Work both independently and with talent to produce original content, primarily for broadcast and additionally for digital and social. Production responsibilities may include research, conducting interviews, writing, field producing and overseeing editing
  • Ability to multi-task and coordinate multiple projects and responsibilities simultaneously
  • Build PowerPoint presentations, brainstorm, coordinate and execute promotions
  • Manage production requests and maintain calendars
  • Oversee contest development and fulfillment
  • Serve as a liaison between other departments to complete projects
  • Performing other duties as assigned by management

Qualifications

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To execute this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university
  • Minimum 3 years relevant work experience 
  • Strong problem solving and communication skills
  • Strong work ethic, positive attitude and leadership qualities with the ability to handle multiple tasks and set priorities a must 
  • Ability to work non-traditional hours
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, high pressure environment


About Cox Media Group

Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company. The company’s operations currently include broadcast television stations, radio stations, daily newspapers and non-daily publications; and digital sites and services, like Rare.us, Clark.com, Dawg Nation, SEC Country, Hookem.com, Mundo Hispanico, Southern Kitchen and All22. Additionally, CMG operates the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps - the country’s biggest television rep firm - Gamut, and Videa. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.



Organization: Cox Media Group

Primary Location: US-MA-Dedham-25 Fox Dr

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing