Commercial Producer
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 8/31/2019

Job Description

WFAA is looking for a producer capable of seeing projects through from start to finish with comprehensive knowledge and experience in script-writing, directing, editing, shooting, editing and motion graphics. From meeting with clients to help enhance brands and messaging, to writing scripts and overseeing productions, this hands-on role requires vision and skill to create multi-platform content.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for interacting with the sales account executives and clients to develop creative concepts for commercials and other content
  • Creative copy-writing, development and execution of produced commercials and other sales/station projects
  • Handle all phases of pre-production planning.selection etc
  • Execute commercial production with crews or as a one-person band producing, directing and editing, depending on budget
  • Work on other station projects as assigned

Job Requirements

Requirements​​​​

  • ​​​Minimum 3-5 years as commercial producer in television or other media production experience
  • Thorough knowledge of production process from ideation, through production, to final product
  • Experience with modern camera and production gear
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Ability to effectively communicate with clients, fellow employees and talent
  • Must be flexible and willing to adapt to last minute changes
  • Ability to interact productively and positively with fellow employees
  • Must be organized and dependable 
  • Must have excellent communication skills
  • Must be flexible in work hours depending upon needs of assigned project or deadlines
  • Must have a general artistic ability including a sense of design, balance, composition, and lighting

About TEGNA:

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 49 television stations and two radio stations in 41 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 30 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 also delivers innovative and unparalleled solutions for advertisers through TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS). TMS is a one-stop shop that helps businesses thrive through an unmatched suite of services and solutions that reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. 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.