Job Details




• Emerging Level


The Associate Producer is responsible for assisting in the daily organization of newscasts as assigned by the Producers and/or the Executive Producer. He/she will also support the activities for a fast-paced newsroom. Strong writing and organizational skills are a must for this position.

Category Associate Producer 
Location Greater Chicago Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jun 21, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

The AP will also learn how to line produce shows and learn effective producing techniques.
  • The AP will help with writing, editing, and coordinating content, along with assisting guests and contributors.  
  • The role requires field producing for live and taped segments for newscasts.  
  • The AP will also write, edit, and post stories on the station’s digital and social media platforms.  
  • The AP will monitor wires, create graphics, gather information for news content.   
  • He/she will work closely with the Assignment Desk to coordinate live shots and field crews and provide logistical support.  
  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism or communications is preferred.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
Attached Files