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MORNING PRODUCER (W/END) - WBTV
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MORNING PRODUCER (W/END) - WBTV

• Emerging Level

Summary

WBTV is looking for a highly-organized, creative producer to take over our weekend morning newscasts. These shows are a mix of news and lifestyle content designed to make the viewer want to grab a cup of coffee and settle in with us for the morning. As the producer of these newscasts you will work with a small, dedicated team to develop unique content.

Category Producers 
Location Charlotte, North Carolina Area
Time Period Full time
Start Date N/A

Job Description

About Gray Television:

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.

We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.

About WBTV:

WBTV was the first television station to sign on in the Carolinas and is considered the "most trustworthy source of news and information" in the area according to research. WBTV First Alert Weather is the certified most accurate forecast for the market as measured by WeatheRate. Being "On Your Side" for viewers, clients and the community is the guiding principle of WBTV and helps drive its award-winning newscasts and quality local journalism. Visit www.wbtv.com to learn more.

Job Summary/Description:

WBTV is looking for a highly-organized, creative producer to take over our weekend morning newscasts. These shows are a mix of news and lifestyle content designed to make the viewer want to grab a cup of coffee and settle in with us for the morning. As the producer of these newscasts you will work with a small, dedicated team to develop unique content.

The primary job duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

- Plan segments and line produce weekend morning newscasts; fill in on weekday newscasts as assigned
- Select content, write and format scripts, create and/or request graphics
- Coordinate with digital producers on cross-platform content
- Communicate with anchors, assignment desk, field crews, editors, and others to ensure execution of a high-quality newscast
- Produce live breaking news and special event coverage on broadcast and streaming platforms

Qualifications/Requirements:

- Bachelor's degree in journalism or related field preferred, equivalent experience considered
- Minimum 2 years experience as a line producer 
- Experience producing with multiple live sources
- Excellent writing, showcasing, time management skills required

◘ If you feel you’re qualified, want to work with a great group of people, please apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings and attach your resume

Additional Info:

Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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