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NEWS/ WEB PRODUCER – WJHG

Details:

About Gray Television:

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

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

About WJHG:

Imagine working in a place where most people travel for vacation. That’s what you’ll find at the WJHG-TV/NBC and WECP-TV/CBS affiliates in Panama City Beach, Florida! The area is home to a booming tourism industry, local military bases, and a rapidly growing local economy. WJHG/WECP prides itself on being a leader not only in news but also in serving the local community, with a strong presence at local events. Our mission is to cover news that digs deeper and holds solid journalistic ethics and to offer businesses the best options to market their products and services including a full-service digital marketing department. Our number one rated award-winning team is all about leadership and growth, and we stay on top of the latest technical advances. Join our fast-paced team and enjoy a laid-back lifestyle at WJHG/WECP in beautiful Panama City Beach.

Click to learn more about the Panama City market: https://youtu.be/fXHzHBhGXSw

Job Summary/Description:  

We are seeking qualified candidates for the position of News/Web Producer who has a passion for news gathering and can quickly produce content on air and online. The ideal candidate has great writing skills and solid news judgment. Candidates should be able to think quickly under deadlines, with strong leadership and organizational skills. Someone who can multi-task, while paying attention to details and accuracy, is a must. Candidates should have a good understanding of how news is delivered on multiple platforms, including social media, and technical skills to work in a competitive newsroom environment. This job requires flexible hours and a creative thinker who can bring fresh energy to our number one news team.

Duties/Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

– Producing and/or assisting in producing weekday newscasts
– Ability to fill in on other shifts as needed, including weekends
– Assisting with digital producing, including web and social, and shooting/editing video as directed by news management
– Taking direction and learning under the guidance of news management and senior producers
– Enterprising story ideas and covering a variety of assignments

Qualifications/Requirements:

– A BA/BS degree in Broadcast Journalism or related field is required for this position
– Prior professional experience working in news media is preferred
– Strong professional social media skills
– Solid technical and computer skills
– A valid driver’s license and good driving record

 

(Current employees who are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro self-service portal)

WJHG-TV/Gray Television, 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, 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.

Gray Television encourages all new employees to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus before the first workday. 

Contact:
If you feel you’re qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on “apply now”, upload your resume, cover letter and references.
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Listing Expires: August 27, 2024
Major(s): Journalism, Media, media, News, Newspaper