News Producer

nysbroad

WSYR-TV

Details:

WSYR NewsChannel 9 has an immediate opening for a News Producer for its award-winning newscast.  The News Producer must also be well-versed in writing and posting stories for our website.  The producer will be required to produce three newscasts a week, decide the order in which stories will be told, write teases and other content, time news programs, edit video, and post video to the website.

Experience:

  • Produces newscasts for broadcast across all platforms
  • Writes and orders news stories.
  • Approves scripts
  • Balances news and feature content to create compelling broadcasts
  • Edits video for on-air and the website
  • Writes stories for the website and other digital platforms
  • Interacts with viewers and users on social media sites
  • Work closely with the Assignment Editor
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
  • Two years’ experience in news operations (depending on market size)
  • 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

***** EOE/MINORITIES/FEMALES/VETERANS/DISABLED *****

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