WXIN/WTTV, A Tribune Media Broadcasting station, seeks an Associate Producer. This position writes for on-air, online and social media. There are various positions available with opportunities for Day, Evening and Weekend shifts.
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The AP writes for newscasts and fills in producing as needed. Responsibilities include writing news stories; directing the editing of video taped stories for broadcasts; logging video feeds; updating the station’s website and station’s Facebook/Twitter. The writer will also be expected to learn the responsibilities of all producers and fill in producing on all newscasts as needed.
College degree preferred. Prior experience in broadcast journalism. Working familiarity with ENG (Electronic News Gathering) and SNG (Satellite News Gathering) operations. Candidates may be considered with experience in another area of television news. Effective writing skills. Good organizational and communication skills. Stays informed on current affairs. Can perform duties and make decisions under deadline pressure.