Job: Weekend Morning Newscast Producer

Monday, November 27, 2017 02:05PM
Weekend Morning Newscast Producer

Job Description:

ABC 7 Chicago's #1 news is seeking an energetic, creative producer for our weekend morning newscasts.

In addition to crafting a fast paced, visually compelling show, the producer is responsible for booking guests and creating relevant feature segments that will be of interest to weekend morning news viewers. The producer will communicate with reporters about the focus and format of their stories. The producer will also be responsible for creating some graphics and editing video at their desktop.

Basic Qualifications:
The ideal candidate must have rock solid news judgment and be aggressive when it comes to covering breaking news. The successful candidate will have strong writing, communication and organizational skills. Must demonstrate consistent use of social media in all parts of newscast creation from story selection to on-air presentation. 3-5 years of medium to large market experience is preferred. Must be able to work unpredictable hours and work under deadline pressure.

Required Education: College degree required.
Additional Information:
This is a NABET represented position.

Interested applicants should upload a cover letter and resume online at Requisition ID# 508848BR

No phone calls, please

Equal Opportunity Employer - Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Reporting Location - Chicago, IL
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