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Producer Per Diem

Chicago, IL
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Producer Per Diem

Location US-IL-Chicago
Posted Date 10 months ago(4/18/2017 4:41 PM)
Job ID
News Writers/Producers


The WGN Radio per diem/fill- in producer is responsible for all full-time producer duties in their absence. These responsibilities include the daily technical operation of the show, and the implementation of program strategy as assigned by the Program Director in a professional and competent manner.  The ability to work weekends and holidays is a must.


Here's what we're looking for:

Detail-minded individual with a strong sense of responsibility, able to work independently and under pressure

Outgoing personality, energetic and good interpersonal skills

Good communication skills and good team spirit

Political awareness and judgment and knowledge of current affairs

Keeps the talent organized and on schedule

Must live on the internet (i.e. Twitter, Facebook, etc.)

Ability to screen calls

Strong Guest booking skills

Must be well informed about social events and celebrities

Ensure that hosts are focused i.e. Live Reads, Tight Breaks etc.




If interested online or send cover letter & resume to:

WGN Human Resources Dept.

2501 W. Bradley Place

Chicago, IL 60618

Fax:  773-528-1387


On-line:  Please go to http://www.tribunemedia.com  and search for

 keywords  “Producer Per Diem”.




Equal Opportunity Employer

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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