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Producer
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Producer

• Emerging Level

Summary

WBIR, the number one rated television station in Knoxville, TN is looking for a television producer to join our winning team. The producer must be curious, creative and lead the room with a strong editorial voice.

Category Producers 
Location Knoxville, Tennessee Area
Time Period Full time
Start Date N/A

Job Description

Our show producers create interesting and informative newscasts, with an emphasis on the use of video, graphics, conversational writing and innovative formats. The ideal candidate will break the mold with innovative ideas for daily content, while maintaining close attention to detail. This producer must be able to write concisely and accurately.

Responsibilities:
  • Develop and oversee the production of graphics, working with an artist to achieve a vision
  • Coordinate Live Shots
  • Coordinate writing, editing of scripts that mix video, sound and graphics to enhance
  • Work under deadlines
  • Adapt to breaking news and developing stories
  • Communicate with anchors, field crews and control room staff
  • Position may require working nights, weekends and holidays
  • Skillfully use social media and digital tools to research, discover and distribute news
  • Must keep up on local, state, national and international events
  • Contribute story ideas to the newsroom daily • Contribute content to WBIR.com and digital properties
  • Must work individually as well as part of a team
Requirements:
  • 1-3 years of experience preferred
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Strong Writer
  • Solid News Judgement
  • This position requires someone who can exercise discretion, best judgment, and has solid journalistic/ethical skills
  • Must be extremely flexible to work different shifts through the year

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day, Evening
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