Florida 24 Network is looking for a Producer to join its team. The Producer will create, lead and organize continuous coverage of news and events on streaming platforms for a state-wide streaming news network in Florida by utilizing strong editorial, journalist, organizational and communication skills.
Live Event / On Location Services
Tampa/St. Petersburg, Florida Area
Feb 15, 2023
WHAT YOU'LL DO:
- Responsible for producing & executing nonstop streaming news coverage with heavy emphasis strong journalism, breaking news and weather for multiple streaming platforms.
- Develop, organize livestreams and on-demand coverage.
- Communicate coverage plan to directors and talent.
- Responsible for up-to-the minute editorial decisions.
- Responsible for writing, story development and showcasing.
- Responsible for creating, editing and writing modular elements for streaming platforms.
- Responsible for creating content playlists for streaming platforms.
- Works closely with news/local program managers and assignment editors to determine content needs.
- Enhance content with graphics, video, research, and station branding.
- Perform desktop editing.
- Post content to streaming platforms and website.
- Perform other duties as assigned and needed.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED:
- Bachelor's degree in Journalism or related field.
- 2 - 3 years as a television writer or producer.
WHAT YOU'LL BRING:
- Knowledge and demonstration of streaming platforms.
- Must be proficient in basic video editing skills.
- Must have basic knowledge streaming platforms and functionalities.
- Strong communication and organization skills a must.
- Adaptable, self-motivated and able to work in a fast paced, live coverage environment.
- Excellent conversational and writing skills.
- Must be proficient with newsroom computer systems, MS Office a plus.
- Knowledge and demonstration of editorial judgement, journalistic ethics and libel laws.
- Understand and utilize analytics, audience demographics and trends.