• Special Projects Producer

    Location US-PA-York
    Posted Date 3 months ago(9/20/2018 2:17 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-48277
    Category
    News Operations
  • Overview

    WPMT FOX43, the Tribune owned station located in York, PA is looking for a Special Projects Producer who can execute all aspects of the broadcast and digital story-telling process. The right candidate will be expected to come up with original content daily for broadcasts and digital platforms. Must be comfortable juggling multiple projects at once and managing various crews. Needs to be a strong researcher, writer, field producer, communicator and leader. Responsibilities will include coordinating, producing and supporting franchise segments, special projects coverage and elections. This person will be line producing two days per week and work on special projects three days per week. Qualified candidates must have at least 1 year television broadcast writing experience and must be creative self-starters.

    Responsibilities

    Responsibilities:

    Develop original ideas that support the stations brand.
    Must have ability to research, write, shoot, edit and field produce for on-air presentation.
    Work stories independently as well as collaboratively with various reporters.
    Ability to manage in a team environment.
    Discretion, maturity and composure-especially under pressure.
    Newscast producers and Assignment Desk as needed
    Ability to work flexible hours.

    Qualifications

    Must have a solid knowledge of working newsroom.
    Must be an accomplished News leader who takes pride in leading, mentoring, and inspiring a team of news professionals.
    Prior television reporting or producing a must.
    Prior managing experience
    Excellent writing, production and computer assisted reporting skills.
    Must be creative and well organized with good people skills.
    Knowledge of electronic gear used in producing news for broadcast and digital platforms.
    Ability to work in fast-paced environment with changing priorities and deadlines.


    Must be willing to submit to a background check. Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States.

    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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