Category:
News
Position/Title:
Sports Producer
Details:
WGCL-TV, a Meredith Corporation station is in search of a Sports Producer.  The Sports Producer  coordinates and produces sports segments, coordinates major sports coverage, produces weekend sportscasts.   This position produces relevant/current sports shows that incorporate key local sporting events. May also assist with line producing or writing for newscasts.  Work is performed for broadcast television and all current and future digital platforms.

Essential Job Functions:

20%-Content creation –coordinates story development w/sports reporter/anchor.

20%-Show production –creates production elements, coordinates live coverage.

20%-Writing
20% Edits content.

20%-Booth producing –if applicable coordinates live elements with crew and news team.

Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
5/3/2019
Closing Date:
6/3/2019
City:
Atlanta – 30318
State:
Georgia
URL:
http://www.cbs46.com
Experience:
Minimum four years of experience producing news for a television or cable station preferably in sports.

Experience with Avid, Internet production tools, and MS office strongly preferred.

Requirements:
Education:

Bachelor’s degree in
Broadcast Journalism, Communications or related field, or equivalent training
and/or experience.

Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to effectively communicate in aggressive, fast-paced news environment
  • Must be a self-starter with ability to follow through on projects until completion.
  • Ability to work a flexible work schedule.
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented environment.
  • Ability to make quick decisions without losing composure.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Newscast producing, show writing, i-news experience preferred
  • In depth understanding of the news business.
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record.
  • Ability to shoot a plus.
  • Will require travel: 20%
Additional Information:
JR07034
Contact:
We are always on the lookout for bright, creative talent to be part of the Meredith team.
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