Associate Producer

Cox Auto Inc Pittsburgh , PA 15201

Posted 1 week ago

WPXI is seeking a Full time Associate Producer who is ready to contribute to our fast-paced newscasts, and grow into a newscast producer. The ideal candidate will write strong leads, use active voice and focus on what's new, now and next in every story, produce newscasts as assigned, as well as support other producers in the newscast production.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Produce assigned newscast, ensuring continuity of coverage by coordination with other show producers, the assignment desk, and web team.

  • Keep newscast fresh and updated by working in developing stories and aggressively covering spot news as day progresses.

  • Keep clear communication with editors, writers, field crews, graphics, web team, assignment desk and anchors.

  • Coordinate live shots.

  • Write strong copy for TV and web if necessary.

  • Take show to booth.

  • Have a good understanding of social media and incorporate it into the daily newscast.

Qualifications:

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

  • B.A. Degree in Journalism, Communications, or related field of study preferred

  • Newsroom experience required

About Cox Media Group

Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing and digital media company. The company's operations currently include broadcast television stations, radio stations, daily newspapers, and digital sites. Additionally, CMG operates the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps - the country's biggest television rep firm

  • Gamut, and Videa. The company also offers a full suite of local and regional advertising services through its Local Solutions and Ideabar businesses. CMG currently operates in more than 20 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly across all platforms. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer

  • All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual's age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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