Producer
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 4/17/2019

Job Description

WLTX,  South Carolina’s TV station of the year,  is looking for a creative and experienced Producer for our innovative and fast paced newscasts.

 We are looking for talented producers who can inform our audience through captivating content, unique segments and have an eye for presentation.

 This person will work collaboratively with the show’s Executive Producer, Producers and Talent to assist in the overall direction of the show.

Job Requirements

Here's what we are looking for:

  • Perform duties as assigned, including making sure all stories chosen meet the standards of the news department. Must also contribute to daily story selection and bring ideas to the table.
  • Must be creative and a forward-thinker and have excellent news judgment. Candidate should be able to write compelling copy that is clear and concise and come to work every day with a vision for his/her newscast.
  • Must be an excellent leader and champion for newscast.
  • Skilled in time management including experience timing newscasts
  • Maintains a level of calm during intense pressure situations, without letting the integrity of the newscast suffer.
  • Should also be able to handle assignment desk duties including phone news-gathering, crew coordination and other duties as assigned.
  • Perform other tasks as required by News Director
  • Proven experience producing engaging, content-driven newscasts and digital content
  • Knowledge of ENPS and Edius preferred
  • BA/BS in journalism, communications or related
  • Organizational skills and the ability to work under constant time sensitive deadlines

 

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.