Employer Gray Media Group, Inc. / WMTV
Location Madison, WI
Type Full time
Contact information David Lobenstein, Office Manager - WMTV 608-443-0287
Apply by August 9, 2023
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Posted on May 10, 2023


Job Details

About Gray Television:

Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 113 television markets that collectively reach 36 percent of US television households.

We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.

About WMTV:

WMTV is the NBC affiliate and Gray Television-owned station serving south central Wisconsin. We are the #1 station – leading the market in news and weather coverage. We’re recognized for sharing information with accuracy and immediacy on our digital platforms. WMTV was recently named “News Operation of the Year” by the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association for coverage airing in 2021.

WMTV is located in Madison, just 1.5 hours from Milwaukee, 2.5 hours from Chicago and 5 hours from Minneapolis/St. Paul. We are an award-winning team and work in a state-of-the-art facility that provides employees the best technology and one of the best newsrooms in the nation. Madison is the capital city of Wisconsin and home to the Big 10’s University of Wisconsin – Madison. Madison is consistently voted one of the best places in the country to live.

Job Summary/Description:

WMTV, Madison, Wisconsin’s Gray Television owned NBC affiliate, is looking for a Creative Services Producer who is ready to join the market’s #1 station in a new facility that hosts cutting-edge technology. The ideal candidate has experience working with local businesses and sales teams in a competitive market and possesses excellent video production skills (including writing, shooting and editing), understands how to sell products and ideas, and has the ability to work under tight deadlines. Duties will include shooting and editing local and regional commercials, as well as promotions for special events and special news stories. This is an 8am – 5pm weekdays position that may involve some flexible hours at certain times.

Duties/Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

• Develop effective and creative commercial announcements, working closely with account executives
• Write/Shoot/Edit video for local and regional businesses
• Design graphics and animations
• Maintain database of information, materials, and footage
• Follow a daily schedule and complete tasks on time
• Develop materials for web and social, when necessary
• Assist in station promotions and other departments as needed
• Other duties assigned as needed


• Non-Linear editing skills required
• Strong knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Premiere, After Effects, etc.
• Strong writing skills
• Strong communications skills and ability to direct others
• Experience with cinema-style video cameras, lighting and audio
• Ability to work independently and be self-motivated to complete quality projects under tight deadlines
• A positive personality and ability to work with others as a team
• Drone pilot certification a plus

Interested applicants can, go to, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on “apply now”, upload your cover letter, resume, and references

(Current employees that are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro employee portal)

WMTV-TV/Gray Television Group, Inc. is a drug-free company

Additional Info:

Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, and transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.