News Producer – Nexstar Media Group Inc. (Ghent, West Virginia)

Category:
News
Position/Title:
Producer, News
Details:
Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the largest TV station operator in the country. With the reach of 171 television stations in 100 markets addressing nearly 38.7% of US television households, and a diversified, growing digital media operation.  Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the parent company of Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. & Nexstar Digital LLC.  Learn more at www.nexstar.tv.

EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

The News Producer produces daily newscast items, decides the order in which stories will be told, writes teases and other content, times news programs, edits video and posts video and stories to the website.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Produces newscasts for broadcast across all platforms.
  • Writes and orders news stories
  • Approves scripts
  • Balances news and feature content to create compelling broadcasts
  • Edits video
  • Writes stories for the website and other eMedia platforms
  • Interacts with viewers and users on social media sites
  • Performs other duties as assigned
Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
1/4/2019
Closing Date:
2/18/2019
City:
GHENT – 25843
State:
West Virginia
Experience:
Requirements and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work related experience
  • Fluency in English
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Experience in news operations
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Flexibility to work any shift
Requirements:
Physical Demands and Work Environment:

The News Producer must be able to stand, sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, work outdoors in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.   In addition, the News Producer must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 25 pounds, and be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls.  Repetitive movements are required.   Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.

Additional Information:
WVNS-TV is an equal opportunity employer
Contact:
Apply online at: https://broadcastcareers-nexstar.icims.com
Apply Online URL:
https://broadcastcareers-nexstar.icims.com
Job Req #:
2019-3797
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