News Producer

Website WVUE FOX 8

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WVUE FOX 8 in New Orleans has an immediate opening for producer for our market leading, award winning 10pm Newscast. If you want to work in a highly functioning, experienced, & talented newsroom, apply now. Our next 10pm producer must be an excellent writer for all multi-platform content.  We expect a creative, aggressive producer who can tell impactful stories and enhance our award-winning team’s enterprise content.  Have a sense of service? Want to tell stories in a highly ethical journalistic environment? You will have a solid experience at FOX 8!

General Responsibilities:

·         Candidate must be strong at managing breaking news and severe weather coverage and be able to make sound split-second decisions during live broadcasts.

·         Strong digital skills-working within our CMS, social media and gathering of user generated content are important.

·         We are looking for someone who knows how to execute a strategic plan from the producer chair, consistently implement strategies within the content on a daily basis and motivate those on their shift to execute the vision.

·         Knowledge of ENPS preferred.

·         Flexible work hours required, must be willing and able to work a variety of shifts including but not limited to:  mornings, afternoons, evenings, late nights, holidays, weekends and possible over time hours.

Requirements:

·         2-3 years of experience as a television producer in a top 125 markets

·         BS/BA in Journalism/Communications or equivalent background

·         Flexibility with respect to scheduling and/or assigned work shifts

·         Must be willing to work in New Orleans, LA

If you want to be a part of an award winning aggressive newsroom and make a difference in one of America’s great cities, apply online and attach resume and links to your work.  Pre-employment drug test required.  No phone calls please.  To apply, visit https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings

To apply for this job email your details to RJones@Fox8Live.com


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