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Producer - Spectrum News Buffalo


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Post Date:Aug 17, 2017Type:Full time
Start Date:ASAPSalary:
Location: United States - New York - Buffalo Job Reference:195172
Job Description:

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Creates accurately timed newscasts that meet format requirements within established deadlines.
• Produces assigned newscasts and news inserts making decisions on story lineup, video/audio, graphics, and timing to construct the show.
• Writes stories for anchors as required. Stories should be written in a clear and concise conversational manner.
• Coordinates with graphic artists in developing the graphics for the show.
• Performs editing functions or fill in as Executive Producer as required.
• Produces and writes special reports as directed by Executive Producers or News Director.
• Works with News Assistants to create the newscast product.
• Responsible for accuracy of facts in the on-air product.
• Maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a manner that works well with co-workers, supervisors and customers.
• This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive, and employee may also perform other reasonable related business duties as assigned by the supervisor and other management as required.


QUALIFICATIONS:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

• Bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism or related field.
• Minimum one year electronic news experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Television news producing experience preferred.
• Good oral and written communication skills, interpersonal skills, leadership skills, news judgment, computer skills, ability to make decisions and work under pressure.
• Ability to shoot and edit videotape preferred.
• Operate various office machines including computer and office software.
• Thorough knowledge of operation and office policies and procedures. Must have ability to handle various tasks simultaneously, organize, prioritize, make decisions and work efficiently and effectively under deadlines.

Application Instructions:

Please apply online: http://bit.ly/2qxGFLl




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Contact Information
Spectrum News
Thomas Sanchez
Buffalo, NY
United States
Ph: 925-262-3547
Email: thomas.sanchez@charter.com
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