Status: Full-time position
Location: Jacksonville, FL
Deadline Date: Until Filled
Date Available: 6/27/13
Job Summary: Action News Producers will create, craft, and execute newscasts based on research goals. Newscasts will contain a high story count, own breaking news, produce big weather and have high journalistic and ethical standards.
Qualifications: Strong journalistic skills to identify and research a story while working with a team of people. Technical knowledge and background in production. Two years' experience in a television newsroom as a producer is preferred. A degree in journalism or related field is preferred.
Duties: Producers will work with an Executive Producer to choose content, write content and lead the execution of the newscasts. The Producers will work closely with the Assistant News Director, executive producers, assignment editors, reporters, directors, editors, graphic artists and promotion producers daily. The Producers will also write content for our digital platforms while working under the supervision and systems designed by the Digital Content Manager. The Producers will report to the Executive Producer.
This is a fast paced environment under constant chance, if you can keep pace, show us your stuff! Send resume, cover letter and tape or DVD to Mike McCormick, WAWS/WTEV News Director, 11700 Central Parkway, Unit 2, Jacksonville, FL 32224.