Location: Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
Postal Code: 28216
Job Category: Television
Employment Type: Full time
Salary: per hour
WCCB, The CW Affiliate in Charlotte, is looking for our next nightside news producer. In this role, you will work alongside a team of producers on the daily production of our 10 pm newscast and WCCB News Edge at 11 pm. This position will work closely with the Assistant News Director, Assignment Desk, Reporters and Anchors on newscasts and content. In this position you will determine the content and flow of newscasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories and produce content for our web site and social media sites.
The ideal candidate will have: - Solid news judgment - Great writing skills - Ability to juggle multiple items and manage time to build an engaging and informative newscast - Ability to work in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment - Strong leadership and communication skills - The ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts - Flexibility and on-the-spot problem solving abilities - Experience producing breaking news for broadcast, web and social
Experience: - Must have at least two years previous experience as a producer in a commercial newsroom. Other relevant media experience will be considered - A journalism degree is preferred - Willingness to work nights, holidays and weekends as needed.