Morning Show Producer
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 3/26/2019

Job Description

WFAA, the TEGNA-owned ABC affiliate in Dallas, Texas is seeking an experienced Morning Show Producer who can write, create and produce exciting and interesting content for a unique, social-first, second screen show.

Producers must be able to multi-task during the news gathering hours, sharing content on social media before, during and after a newscast. Our ideal candidate can identify engaging content, teach others how to do so, and develop a road map on how to meet the goals of our company. 

In this role, you will:

  • Create unique newscasts and segments evoking emotion and innovative showcasing
  • Write and edit a wide range of stories for on-air broadcasting and digital platforms
  • Develop content through social listening and independent sources
  • Skillfully use social media and digital tools to research, discover and distribute content
  • Write in an exciting, captivating and authentic manner
  • Write and post daily on all digital platforms including social media
  • Enterprise news stories for broadcast, digital, and social media
  • Use creative production techniques such as graphics and new forms of media (viewer pictures/videos, webcam interviews, etc.) to enhance stories
  • Lead and inspire news teams to work together for a great newscast
  • Perform other tasks as required by supervisor or executive producer

 

Job Requirements

We are seeking a candidate with the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field preferred
  • Must have three to five years or more producing experience in a major television market
  • Must be able to effectively act decisively under pressure
  • Must know news and what is important to the community
  • Must have social media knowledge and a digital footprint
  • Must have technical expertise to booth live newscasts and troubleshoot problems

 

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

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.