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Producer
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Producer

• Emerging Level
Skills: Writers Producers

Summary

WNEP-TV, TEGNA’s ABC affiliate in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, Pa. has an immediate opening for a full-time News Producer.

Category Producers 
Location Scranton, Pennsylvania Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jan 14, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

Our show producers create interesting and informative newscasts, with an emphasis on the creative use of video, graphics, conversational writing, and innovative formats. Producers also time out and line produce newscasts in the control room.

Responsibilities:

•  Produce a creative and informative newscast with emphasis on the viewers’ interests
•  Coordinate writing, editing of scripts that mix video, sound, and graphics to enhance storytelling
•  Coordinate and plan live shots
•  Develop and oversee the production of graphics
•  Work under deadlines
•  Adapt to breaking news and developing stories
•  Communicate with anchors, field crews and control room staff
•  Contribute story ideas to the newsroom daily

Requirements:

•  Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism or related field is desired
•  1-2 years of news writing experience
•  Must keep up on local, state, national and international events
•  Must work individually as well as part of a team
•  This position requires someone who can exercise discretion, best judgment, and has solid journalistic/ethical skills
•  Must be extremely flexible to work different shifts throughout the year

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit 40
Shift Day, Evening
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