WFTS, The E.W. Scripps Company ABC affiliate in Tampa, FL, is looking for an Associate Producer to help support the station's streaming platform. The Streaming Associate Producer is responsible for assisting in gathering, writing and editing content for daily programming.
Tampa/St. Petersburg, Florida Area
Mar 30, 2022
WHAT YOU'LL DO:
- Work closely with Executive Producers and Producers to determine content needs.
- Assist in the development of content for multiple platforms in AP and broadcast style.
- Execute time sensitive decisions.
- Write clearly for multiple platforms.
- Edit video for multiple platforms.
- Post content to station's websites.
- Perform additional duties as assigned.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED:
- BS/BA in journalism or related field, or equivalent experience.
- 2 years experience as a TV writer or producer in related field preferred, but not required.
WHAT YOU'LL BRING:
- Strong verbal and written communication skills, including grammar, storytelling abilities, and news judgement.
- Ability to perform multiple tasks in a fast paced environment.
- Proficiency in computer based editing, Final Cut Pro and basic computer skills including MS Office.
- Detail-oriented and able to work effectively under deadlines.
- Knowledge and demonstration of creativity, editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel laws.