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Producer
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Producer

• Emerging Level
Skills: Producers

Summary

WHNS-TV, a Meredith Corporation station, is in search of a highly-qualified, motivated Producer to create, coordinate and execute newscasts. WHNS is located in beautiful Greenville, South Carolina (Market #35). This position writes scripts for broadcast, digital content platforms, participates in daily editorial meetings and presents story ideas. The Producer develops the day-to-day on-air look of the newscast to attract the largest available audience to the station’s profitable newscasts. In addition, this position plays a key role in creating the show’s vision based on goals set by news management.

Category Producers 
Location Greenville, South Carolina Area
Time Period Full time
Start Date N/A

Job Description

Producer

Job Description

WHNS-TV, a Meredith Corporation station, is in search of a highly-qualified, motivated Producer to create, coordinate and execute newscasts. WHNS is located in beautiful Greenville, South Carolina (Market #35). This position writes scripts for broadcast, digital content platforms, participates in daily editorial meetings and presents story ideas. The Producer develops the day-to-day on-air look of the newscast to attract the largest available audience to the station’s profitable newscasts. In addition, this position plays a key role in creating the show’s vision based on goals set by news management.

Essential Job Functions:

20%-Content creation – coordinates story development w/reporters and desk; produces special projects as-needed

20%-Show production – creates production elements, show/story flow.

20%-Writing – writes shows elements, including minipaks, intros, Vos, teases, and vo/sots.

20%-Booth producing – coordinates live elements with crew and news team.

20%-Story review/production – oversees script review, reporter storytelling and direction 

Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements| All must be met to be considered.

Education: Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism, Communications or a related field, or equivalent training and/or experience.

Experience: Previous experience producing and/or writing news for a television or cable station. Experience with Avid, Internet production tools, and MS office strongly preferred.

Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Ability to effectively communicate with reporters, photographers, assignment editors and production staff to create an aggressive, fast-paced newscast.

Must be a self-starter with ability to follow through on projects until completion.

Ability to work a flexible work schedule.

Ability to work in a team-oriented environment.

Ability to make quick decisions without losing composure.

Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Newscast producing, show writing, i-news experience preferred

In depth understanding of the news business.

It is the policy of Meredith to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Meredith will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. Accommodation requests can be made by emailing Meredith.Human.Resources@meredith.com.

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