- National Producer (Overnight), Remote

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National Producer (Overnight), Remote


National Producer (Overnight), Remote

• Intermediate Level


Are you an innovative News Content Producer ready to deliver national content to dozens of television stations across the country? If so, we are searching for a National Morning (overnight) Producer at the Scripps National Desk. This is a remote position.

Category Digital Media  Producers  Writers 
Location Remote Location
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jan 13, 2023
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

Have your work air on almost 50 television stations across the country, in big markets including Tampa, Phoenix and Detroit. If you have great passion for news and innovation, this is the opportunity for you! The E.W. Scripps Company is looking for a passionate and driven leader to take morning shows in Scripps markets to the next level. It's an innovative approach to the way we do news.

  • Select and research news stories.
  • Write scripts, edit video, and build graphics.
  • May conduct interviews (Zoom, Teams, Skype, Facetime or In-Person), and enterprise original story ideas from a variety of sources.
  • May be involved in repurposing existing content to be showcased in a unique way.
  • Create and distribute stories to all platforms. 8-10 stories (VO/VO-SOTs/Segments) each night.
  • Monitor various news sources for latest information.
  • Verify facts, and communicate content options to stations across the company.
  • Understand how stories play across several different states.
  • Write scripts as needed; Edit or repurpose existing content and edit desktop video.
  • Work with editors to utilize graphics and other tools to visually enhance storytelling.
  • May be involved in repurposing existing content to be showcased in a unique way.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • 3-years as a producer in a top 50 market preferred.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism or related experience.
  • Above all, you love to write … a word smith, grammar guru, courageous and creative storyteller.
  • Proficient in newsroom network systems and editing software.
  • Must be strong writer, innovative and independent.
  • Must have solid news judgement.
  • Must be detail oriented with excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must have editing experience.
  • Ability to work with people from television stations across the country.
  • Knowledge and demonstration of creativity, editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel law.
  • Solid understanding and demonstration of multimedia file formats and strong computer skills.
  • Must be a team player and adapt to developing situations quickly.
  • Must be an excellent conversational writer with solid news judgement and a positive attitude.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day, Evening, Overnight
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