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Associate Producer

Associate Producer

Job ID 
2017-45448
Location 
US-CO-Denver
Category 
News Writers/Producers
Posted Date 
8/16/2017

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Overview

KDVR/KWGN in Denver is looking for a Full time news associate producer to help with our television newscasts.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities:

Responsible for helping producers with writing stories and news teases in broadcast style and producing news segments. Will also be expected to produce newscasts on a fill-in basis.

 

Candidates must:

  • be able to write accurate and conversational stories in broadcast style that follow the facts and reference video and graphics
  • pay attention to detail, including fact-checking, grammar, spelling
  • be highly organized as well as possess creative production skills
  • use strong news editorial judgement
  • be willing and able to train on producing and fill in for producers for various newscasts
  • Help cultivate unique story ideas and tips

Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • College degree in Journalism/Communications/Broadcasting preferred along with prior experience writing and producing for broadcast news
  • 1-2 years of experience as a news writer or news producer
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check

Company Info

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com.

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