News Promotion Producer

Date Posted: 1/12/2020

Job Description

The Creative Marketing Producer will focus on creating news promotions for on air, social and digital media. This person will help conceptualize, produce, shoot, edit and write everything from news topicals, image campaigns, sweeps topical special reports, event promotion, public service campaigns, programming advertisements for digital + social videos, digital + social posts, PSA’s, and any other visual needs determined by the Marketing Director, Promotions Manager, and/or Commercial Production Manager.​


​​Create a wide variety of highly-stylized imagery and video/moving pictures of talent among other visual assets/subjects to be determined by Marketing Director: 

  • Videography skill set with DSLR acquisition equipment;
  • Writing/producing skill sets;
  • Non-linear editing skill sets – EDIUS experience preferred, PREMIERE accepted;
  • Photoshop and After Effects skill sets preferred;​


Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Marketing, Communications, Digital/Social Media or related field
  • Minimum 2+ years of experience in digital and/or advertising messaging across various platforms
  • Shooting and production skills, DSLR skills preferred
  • Use of Photoshop and After Effects, preferred
  • Desktop video editing, EDIUS preferred – Premiere acceptable
  • Strong PC skills including Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suite
  • Understanding of the tenets of professional journalism
  • Willingness to learn; a coachable disposition



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


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

FOX 61 (WTIC-TV) is one of the nation's highest-rated FOX Network affiliates, providing Connecticut viewers with outstanding news, entertainment, sports and local event programming.
FOX 61 is Hartford and New Haven’s home for Major League Baseball, including the World Series and NFL Football from regular season through the playoffs plus, the 2020 Super Bowl.
FOX 61 is the market leader in news, producing more than 61 hours of local news and public affairs programming each week; more than any other station. Its award-winning local news team is committed to keeping the public informed through, and its social media followings on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and mobile apps. Connecticut audiences can “Expect More” from FOX 61 News.