Associate Producer
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 1/6/2019

Job Description

This position reports directly to Executive Producer.  Position requires managing aspects of production for a daily live one-hour talk/sponsor integrated morning show format.

The ideal candidate will be responsible for producing segments including developing fresh ideas, booking compelling guests and writing interesting intros and questions for Host.

The Associate Producer will work in a collaborative environment with Executive Producer, Show Host and Production Team to produce show.

Associate Producer will also work closely with Sales Department to secure and deliver quality entertaining/informative segments, which are sponsored. This includes interfacing with clients and ensuring their mission and/or product is effectively presented in segments with goal of bringing new business to their company.

Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Consulting with Executive Producer on stories selected and materials used for segment presentation.
  • Supervising photographers and editors for field and pre-produced packages.
  • Writing stories for the web site/social media and assemble stories with video, pictures, slideshows, forums, and surveys.

Job Requirements

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree or a combination of education and experience that demonstrates the necessary skills and abilities required for this job. 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • 2 year’s experience in associate producing a daily live talk/variety show TV program
  • Very strong written and oral communications skills
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, patiently and persuasively with the widest possible variety of people
  • Must be comfortable working with computers, knowledge of word processing required general office skills necessary
  • Must have demonstrated skill working with creative individuals
  • Strong ability to work under tight deadlines with pressure to incorporate fresh elements into a daily show

 

About TEGNA
TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 47 television stations and two radio stations in 39 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and approximately 35 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry’s top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA delivers results for advertisers through unparalleled and innovative solutions including OTT local advertising network Premion, centralized marketing resource Hatch, and G/O Digital, a one-stop shop for local businesses to connect with consumers through digital marketing. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

 

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About Us

TEGNA, Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.