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Associate Producer

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Associate Producer

• Emerging Level

Summary

WDKY-FOX 56 News in Lexington, Kentucky, is looking for an Associate Producer for our four-hour morning newscast who enjoys being part of a team that is focused on our viewers.

Category Associate Producer 
Location Lexington, Kentucky Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Feb 28, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

We started a new newsroom in one of the best places to live in the United States (thanks U.S. News & World Report!)  WDKY-FOX 56 News in Lexington, Kentucky, is looking for an Associate Producer for our four-hour morning newscast who enjoys being part of a team that is focused on our viewers.  This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to get inside a newsroom that supports learning and growth.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Helps in writing and video editing of broadcast content
  • Contributes to the editorial process and make solid decisions in breaking news situations
  • Execute strategies that engage and grow audiences across all devices that appeals to target audiences
  • Research production topics using the internet, video archives and other information sources
Requirements & Skills:
  • Studying Communications, TV/film or equivalent experience may substitute
  • Understand brand building directives 
  • Interact well with video journalists, anchors, videographers, news managers, production, digital and engineering staff
  • Detail oriented
  • Excellent verbal, written, grammar and analytical skills
  • Ability to develop strong news judgment
  • Possess journalistic integrity and understanding of viewer needs and expectations
  • Knowledge of media production, communication and dissemination techniques and methods, including alternative ways to inform and entertain via written, oral, and visual media
  • Ability to meet quality standards for service & evaluate customer satisfaction
  • Other duties assigned
Physical Demands & Work Environment:

The Associate Producer must be able to sit, reach, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.  The Associate Producer must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment or items weighing up to 25 pounds.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit 40
Shift Day
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