Supervising Producer

Employer WGN-TV
Location Chicago, IL
Type Full time
Apply by March 14, 2023
More details https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/nexstar/job/Supervising-Producer_REQ-22197
Posted on December 16, 2022

Description

WGN-TV is searching for a creative, informed and innovative producer to join our team.

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Produce strong, fast-paced, hour-long newscasts with particular attention to breaking news
  • Work closely with other producers, field crews and the assignment desk to maximize daily resources and appropriately reflect the news of the day
  • Write captivating teases and review writers’ scripts
  • Create and order graphics for newscasts
  • Time out the show in the control room
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously

Requirements/Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, or a related field
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Desktop editing skills preferred
  • Minimum three years’ experience in news operations
  • Leadership ability, positive attitude and creativity a must