News Producer

Company: Blue Ridge Communications TV-13
Department: Newsroom
Location: Lehighton, Pennsylvania 18235
Job Type: Full Time
Shift: 9:30AM-6PM
Pay Rate: $15/hr

A News Producer is needed to create a news line up for the days newscast.

General duties include:

  • Finding enterprising news stories to report
  • Researching and writing several news stories
  • Scheduling interviews and assigning news shoots
  • Conducting phone interviews when necessary
  • Updating social media and news website throughout the day
  • Additional duties as needed

 

Full-Time employees receive:

  • Company paid Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription plan
  • Company paid Pension Plan
  • Company matched 401K Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • Wellness Program Incentives
  • Advancement Opportunities

 

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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
  • Excellent Communication Skills – oral and written
  • Ability to multitask in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to work well independently as well as part of a team
  • 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
  • Must have a valid Driver's License and good driving record in order to operate company vehicles