Creative Services Producer
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 6/12/2018

Job Description

KREM 2 produces some of the best commercials and promos in the Inland Northwest, and we are seeking a talented, driven and self-motivated Creative Services Producer to join our marketing and production team. From meeting with clients to help them enhance their brand and message to writing scripts and overseeing the production process, this hands-on role requires someone with the vision and skill to make multi-platform commercials and promos that get noticed and meet the client’s and station’s objectives. You will work in a highly creative and collaborative environment, thinking on your feet, and managing multiple projects for a variety of clients and station initiatives.

            This is a very flexible position where one day you will work on a commercial for a client and the next produce a cutting-edge news promo on Facebook. You will work with a highly skilled team ready to collaborate, and accomplish campaigns that meet the strategic goals of the client and/or station. The marketing team works together to execute a variety of projects on mutable platforms. This keeps us excited and challenged.

Job Requirements:

  • Strong writing, digital production, lighting and non-linear editing skills are essential.
  • Experience with Final Cut Pro, Adobe After Effects, Premiere, Photoshop, Microsoft Office, digital camera and lighting equipment.
  • Be able to carry up to 50 lbs. of equipment daily.
  • Experience in commercial/marketing production.
  • Comfortable working with clients, Sales Executives, and the creative services team.
  • Must have excellent communication skills.

Job Requirements

Job Responsibilities:

  • Meet with Sales Account Executives and clients to come up with creative concepts for commercials.
  • Work with reporters and news staff to develop promotional spots for news content.
  • Write scripts that meet/exceed client expectations.
  • Manage and direct production shoot for commercials and promos.
  • Be able to work with others and as a one-man-band, producing, directing, editing and placing spots in server on time and accurately.
  • Be deadline-oriented, maintaining quality while staying on schedule.
  • Be skilled in developing promotional elements on social media – Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat.
  • Be organized, dependable and able to work quickly under deadline pressure.
  • Be able to learn and adapt to new technologies, methods and platforms.
  • Be able to work different shifts as needed.

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.

 

Job Snapshot

About Us

Where you choose to live and work are some of the most important decisions in life.  If you are looking to align yourself with a company culture that promotes career advancement of top performers, this is home.  Whether you are seeking a career as a journalist, a sales/marketing executive or a social media/digital guru, KREM 2 offers a career launch pad through TEGNA’s family of media and digital properties in the Pacific Northwest and across the country.  Inviting smart, creative and diverse professionals to develop innovative content, marketing strategies and new technologies is our recruiting priority

Taking care of you, your spouse or partner and your dependents is important and supported by KREM 2’s benefit plans for qualified employees.  Options include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability insurance and long-term disability insurance.   We also offer paid vacation and holidays, sick leave and a generous 401K Savings Plan and other benefits.  

KREM 2 is the CBS affiliate serving the Inland Northwest.  Located in Spokane, the station has a rich history of interactive service with the Spokane-Coeur d’Alene region for over 60 years.  It is our privilege and promise to serve this extraordinary community through our partnerships with numerous non-profit organizations and social service agencies.   To give you a better feel for our news market, Spokane is the second largest city in Washington State and enjoys four distinct weather seasons for outdoor enthusiasts.   Spokane is home to the largest medical hub between Seattle and Minneapolis, Fairchild Air Force Base, a significant higher education, high-tech and agriculture base.