News Producer

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WXTV Univision 41

ABOUT THE ROLE & TEAM:

The News Department at WXTV Univision 41 is looking for a News Producer to join our team!

We are looking for a dynamic, creative producer with solid news judgment, ability to multitask and manage their time, and be proficient in all aspects of social media.

You will work closely with Executive Producer, assignment editors and reporters to produce newscasts and other news related shows for a multiplatform distribution. Reporting directly to Executive Producer.

ABOUT YOU:

You are a news junkie who loves storytelling, engaging with a digital audience and be social media/digital savvy. You are accustomed to working on a fast-paced environment, can respond quickly to changes, and has the ability to work efficiently with limited supervision

YOUR DAY-DAY:

  • You will be crafting newscast including stacking, writing, editing copy, in-studio moves, and ordering graphics.
  • You will lead the process from the control room during live broadcasts, remotes, continuous coverage and breaking news situations.
  • You will be responsible for products content and style.
  • You will develop original story ideas for news shows.
  • You will use Social Media tools daily to enhance and promote products and talent.
  • You will be a leader, facilitating teamwork of staff members.
  • You will research potential show topics and book guests for show.
  • You will work flexible hours, including holidays, weekends and evenings.
  • You will carry out the Univision 41 promise of value and oversee the daily execution of that vision.

YOU HAVE:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
  • 1–3 year minimum experience in experience producing news in a medium to large TV market required. Longer experience preferred
  • Experience in producing shows, interviews/panel shows, and news magazines is a plus.
  • Bilingual in English/Spanish verbal and written skills
  • Excellent and grammatically accurate Spanish language skills – both written and oral
  • Ample knowledge of television production and News gathering equipment and computer systems required
  • Ample knowledge of current events, with emphasis in local and regional movers and shakers
  • Effective news writing ability for all platforms

OUR BENEFITS:

TelevisaUnivision believes that a happy, well-balanced employee is what makes our culture thrive. We offer a wide selection of perks and benefits including PTO; tuition reimbursement; wellness and employee support programs; 401K; and life and other insurance plans. This is all in addition to our comprehensive and competitive health benefits package featuring medical, dental and vision coverage options.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

To apply for this job please visit univision.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com.