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Morning News Segment Producer

Morning News Segment Producer

Job ID 
2017-45674
Location 
US-IL-Chicago
Category 
News Writers/Producers
Posted Date 
9/5/2017

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Overview

Looking for creative, self-starting individual for cutting edge, fun Around Town Morning News Segment. 

Responsibilities

Would be responsible for generating ideas and coordinating segments.  Includes identifying a good segment, taking it from idea through execution on-air.  May be required to coach and collaborate with contributors and on-air talent.  Responsibilities also include social media. 

Qualifications

Strong phone and people skills, a must.  Experience needed in working well with the public and public relations representatives.  Early morning hours needed to handle guests for live broadcasts. Use of social media to generate viewer engagement is critical.

 

College degree in journalism or equivalent and at least 5 years major market broadcast experience required.  Knowledge of Chicago, a plus.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

 

If interested, send cover letter/resume to:

 

WGN-TV Human Resources Department

2501 W. Bradley Place

Chicago, IL 60618

Fax: 773-528-1387

Apply On-line:  Please go to www.tribunemedia.com  and search for

 keywords  “Morning News Segment Producer”.

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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