Broadcast Producer
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 5/8/2019

Job Description

NEWS CENTER Maine, the powerhouse #1 TEGNA owned NBC station in beautiful downtown Portland is looking for a creative Newscast Producer. This producer must be an excellent writer with solid news and story judgment. Must be decisive and communicate well in a team environment under tight deadline pressures. The right producer will be responsible for the full integration of news, graphics and social media within the broadcast. The ideal candidate must be able to strategize and supply content to our target audience. As a member of the News Broadcast Team, this producer will be required to contribute to the strategic planning for the assigned broadcast and content team.

Job Requirements

Here's what you need:

  • A bachelor's degree in journalism or equivalent field
  • 1-3 years’ experience line producing
  • Strong leadership, writing and organizational skills
  • Obsessive about details and facts
  • Desktop video editing and graphics production skills using server-based digital video systems are required
  • Demonstrated proficiency in using social media for news gathering, crowd sourcing, and engagement with viewers and sources
  • Personally engaged and active in social media including: Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
  • Knowledge of Maine and New Hampshire is helpful in this position but not required

 

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.