WAAY - TV, Alabama Broadcasters Association's Station of the Year is seeking Producers. You will be responsible for story selection and placement, while working to create graphics and special elements to enhance a viewer's experience.
Huntsville, Alabama Area
Aug 03, 2023
WAAY - TV, Alabama Broadcasters Association's Station of the Year is seeking Producers. Do you want to work someplace where your bosses listen to your opinion and value your news’ judgement? Are you looking for an opportunity to make decisions, the freedom to experiment and be given the tools to succeed?
- WAAY is looking for aggressive, smart and creative Producers. It may sound like we’re asking for a lot but the right candidate needs to have a passion for producing TV news.
- Craft fast-paced, creative newscasts with a focus on breaking news, severe weather, and investigative reporting.
- You will be responsible for story selection and placement, while working to create graphics and special elements to enhance a viewer's experience.
- You'll work with the Executive Producer and Creative Services department while using your creative freedom to create a compelling storytelling experience.
- In this job, you'll work alongside a supportive team of dedicated and award-winning journalists with a passion to serve their viewers.
- Excellent communication skills are required.
Huntsville, AL is a hidden gem. Rolling mountains surround the city, as do lakes and rivers. We are also home to NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center, Space Camp, the US Army’s Aviation and Missile command and the second largest research park in the country. If you like to travel, Nashville is a two-hour drive and Atlanta is a little more than three hours away.
- Bachelor degree in Journalism, Mass Communication or equivalent.
- Excellent writing, spelling, grammar and copy-editing skills
- Must be able to work in a fast-paced and sometimes stressful environment
- The ability to understand the station’s philosophy and implement it daily