Producer, News

Local 22 and Local 44 in the beautiful Champlain Valley is looking for an aggressive Newscast Producer. Our shows focus on local news that really matters to our viewers. We have the tools you need to make your shows really stand out. Our stations cover VT, NY, NH and southern Quebec, so there is never a shortage of news. Work with a great group of journalists, and have a little fun too! Live and work in one of the country`s most scenic locations, just minutes away from some world-class ski resorts. 

DEADLINE: 2017-12-27

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The News Producer produces daily newscast items, approves scripts, writes teases and other content, times news programs, and posts video to the website. There will also be opportunities to work on special projects with the news, weather and sports teams. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • One year experience as a news producer.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor`s degree in Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work related experience.
  • Fluency in English.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Minimum one year experience as a news producer.
  • Attention to detail, with ability to proofread, copy edit, and communicate with news team.
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Flexibility to work any shift, including weekends and overnights.

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
Apply online at: https://nexstar.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/JobSearch/viewAll 
Job Req #6873

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