Writer/Fill-in Producer

Writer/Fill-in Producer

Washington DC
Company:
Fox Television Stations
Country:
United States
Department
Broadcast
Posted:
09/25/2013
Job ID:
10362

Writer/Fill-in Producer (Regular Full-Time):

Writes for assigned newscasts. Collects information, reviews videos and assembles content for newscasts.  Incumbent will also be a Fill-In Producer.  Selects stories, assembles them in a line-up, orders and reviews graphics, writes and copy edits the stories and coordinates Reporter presentation.  Responsible for taking the show into the Control room and time it to include commercial breaks.  Must participate in the Editorial process which leads to story assignments. Occasionally produce content in the field and/or long form stories for Air.  Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or Comms req. Three (3) yrs of newsroom exp. Have exceptional news judgment, strong writing and copy editing skills. Strong communication skills; ability to develop and assemble content in an understandable fashion. Must be able to work in fast paced environment under specific time constraints; exceptionally creative.  Must be able to think out of the box and find new ways to present information. Must be self-motivated and effectively work independently and on a team. Weekends, holidays and varied hours req.   Ref posting source and position #2005

Qualified candidates should submit their resume and cover letter to (DVD or Link if applicable):       Fox Studios DC – HR, 5151 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC 20016, or email  WTTG-HR@foxtv.com or Fax: 202-895-3286 WTTG/WDCA IS AN EOE/M/F/D/V