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Senior Producer News

WCBD TV is an NBC Affiliate Station owned by Nexstar Media Inc. We are located in the beautiful Lowcountry area of Charleston, SC. Charleston is known for its warm weather, friendly people, charming downtown, outstanding food, beautiful beaches, and so much history.

The Senior Producer works with talent and team of producers to organize and build the daily shows. The successful candidate will contribute to the editorial and creative focus of the show, builds the rundowns, assigns stories, writes teases, copy edits scripts, and overseas production values of the show.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Build rundown with strong editorial and creative judgement
  • Help manage staff assignments
  • Write and copy edit scripts
  • Work with Assignment Editor and News Managers on story selection, guest selection, and overall focus of the show
  • Works with the production in the control room and responds to breaking news quickly and calmly
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Requirements & Skills:

  • Strong news judgement
  • Quick decision maker and creative thinker
  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Ability to adapt to change, meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Proficiency with ENPS
  • Flexibility to work any shift

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Listing Expires: December 31, 2024
Major(s): Journalism