Local Programming Producer/Editor

Date Posted: 1/13/2020

Job Description

WXIA-TV, the 36 Emmy Award winning NBC affiliate in Atlanta, is seeking an experienced, creative, and technically savvy local programming and commercial production producer. ​


​This multi-platform candidate must possess excellent communication and organizational skills. They must work under pressure and be able to create, write, shoot and edit. Flexibility in work schedule is required. The job is part time (32 hours/week).


This team player will assist in segment-producing for a 30-minute business and 90-minute live lifestyle program. Duties, in part, will include conceptualizing engaging and informative ideas, writing intros/outros and formulating guest questions. Role will also require candidate to work closely with the local programming department, sales department and clients to ensure the overall mission: solution-based, creative segments & shows that help bring new business to both 11Alive and the client.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Present non-formulaic, outside the box ideas that can be executed in a timely manner
  • Work within tight deadlines
  • Perform studio and audio duties as assigned
  • Execute on location shoots including lighting
  • All other duties as assigned by supervisor​

Job Requirements


  • 4-year college degree
  • 1-2+ years experience in local programming and/or commercial-marketing production
  • Familiar with Grass Valley Edius a plus
  • Experience with Sony F3 and Sony PMW 300
  • Experience with Adobe After Effects/Premier
  • Experience with working field and studio lighting a plus 
  • Please include a video link to most recent video examples.​




TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 62 television stations and four radio stations in 51 markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching over 38 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks Justice Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. 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

Be a part of the most awarded media team in Atlanta by joining the Networks of 11Alive!  The Networks of 11Alive include WXIA-TV, WATL-TV, Bounce TV, Antenna TV and numerous digital and social media products and are a part of the highly-respected TEGNA Media portfolio.  Salespeople, storytellers, marketing gurus, digital experts and production specialists all feel at home here and it’s where Atlanta’s most creative personalities feel inspired!
Every day, all of us at 11Alive are given the rare opportunity to effect change for the good of Metro Atlanta.  We vow to make life better for the people we serve.  We get results.  We can do this because people trust us to do the right thing.  We don’t take that trust for granted.  We know it is earned every day, in every conversation, in every story.  We are changing the face of local news … by serving the greater good of our community.

11Alive is here to:

  •     Hold the powerful accountable.
  •     Inform and enlighten.
  •     Seek truth, seek action, and seek solutions.
  •     Be a voice for the voiceless.
  •     Hold ourselves and other people accountable.
  •     Celebrate those who make our community better.