Overview

<br /> <p> </p> <p>Hearst Television's Washington News Bureau has an opening for a strong, take-charge producer who knows how to create memorable newscasts. The right candidate will have a track record of being creative, aggressive, have the ability to make decisions and communicate the plan in a clear, concise manner. We expect excellent news judgment and a can do attitude. Candidates must have a proven track record of winning the big story, breaking news and weather. Candidates must be fast and calm under pressure and able to play well in a room of same-minded pros.</p> <p><br /></p> <p><b>Job Responsibilities:</b></p> <p></p> <ul> <li>Selecting, researching and writing content for live newscasts to make the newscast an “experience” for viewers</li> <li>Working with and guiding reporters in story production</li> <li> Communicating, coordinating and executing creative vision with team of anchors, reporters, meteorologists, photographers, editors, and production staff                                   </li> </ul> <p></p> <p><br /></p> <p><b>Experience Requirements:</b></p> <p></p> <ul> <li>2 years producing experience</li> <li>Creative presentation style</li> <li>Experience in a newsroom, the ability to remain calm under pressure and knowledge of ENPS are pluses</li> <li>Military experience in a related occupation specialty will be considered </li> </ul> <p></p> <p><br /></p> <p><b>Qualifications Requirements:</b></p> <p></p> <ul> <li>Excellent writing, spelling, grammar and copy-editing skills</li> <li>Ability to multi-task and coordinate several crews and responsibilities simultaneously.</li> <li>An ability to summarize information into easy-to-understand components</li> <li>Creative presentation style, and ability to showcase all resources and elements</li> <li>Unwavering journalistic integrity and ethical standards</li> <li>Must be available to work holidays, shifts that include nights, weekends and overnights, and flexible with schedule to be available during breaking news     </li> </ul> <p></p> <p><br /></p> <p><b>Education:</b></p> <p></p> <ul> <li>College degree in broadcast journalism, broadcast news, or related field preferred</li> <li>Military training from Defense Information School (DINFOS) with associated producing experience will be considered</li> </ul> <p></p> <p></p> <p> </p><br /><br />


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