Associate Producer

Company: Blue Ridge Communications TV-13
Department: News
Location: Lehighton, Pennsylvania 18235
Job Type: Full Time
Shift: Monday-Friday, 2PM-10:30PM
Pay Rate: $11.00/hr

An Associate Producer is needed to assist producers, anchors and reporters across various platforms in putting together the news.
General duties include:

  • Researching and writing concise, captivating scripts under tight deadlines
  • Scheduling interviews and news shoots
  • Conducting phone interviews when necessary
  • Operating teleprompter during live newscasts
  • Times show and coordinates reporters live shots
  • Updating social media and news website throughout the day

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Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism or related field
  • Familiarity with video editing and newsroom writing software
  • Proficiency with basic office equipment such as computers, telephones, copiers and fax machines
  • Excellent Communication Skills – both oral and written
  • Ability to multitask in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to work any shift on short notice
  • Ability to work in a friendly and professional manner within our team environment at all times
  • Ability to work effectively while adhering to company policies and procedures
  • Valid Driver's License and good driving record in order to operate company vehicles