- Producer

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WGBA, The E.W. Scripps station in Green Bay, Wisconsin is looking for a News Producer to join the team! The News Producer will create, lead and organize content utilizing strong editorial, journalistic, organizational and communication skills.

Category Editor  Live Event / On Location Services  Producers  Writers 
Location Green Bay, Wisconsin Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Feb 21, 2023
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

  • Develops and organizes newscasts or local programs; responsible for writing, story development and showcasing
  • Collaborates with reporters, anchors, news managers and assignment editors to determine content needs
  • Enhances the content with graphics, video, research, and station branding
  • Executes time sensitive decisions
  • Responsible for oversight of live broadcast and up to the minute editorial decisions
  • Performs desktop editing
  • Posts content to station's Web sites
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Avid local news consumer: knows daily news, events, trends and happenings on a local level
  • Strong vision and ability to advance stories
  • Excellent interpersonal communicator
  • Extraordinarily passionate about writing; courageous and creative storyteller with attention to even tiny details - choosing the perfect words, grammar, spelling
  • Highly organized
  • Highly adaptable - fast paced, deadline driven environment
  • Strong self-motivation
  • Working knowledge of journalistic ethics and libel laws and strong editorial judgement
  • Able to use web analytics
  • Proficient with newsroom computer systems, MS Office a plus¬†
  • Bachelor's degree in Journalism or related field, or equivalent experience
  • 1-2 years of experience as a television writer or producer

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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