News - Weekend Morning Producer - Wbtv Wbtv

Gray Television Charlotte , NC 28201

Posted 2 months ago

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About Gray Television:

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.

We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.

About WBTV:

WBTV was the first television station to sign on in the Carolinas and is considered the "most trustworthy source of news and information" in the area according to research. WBTV First Alert Weather is the certified most accurate forecast for the market as measured by WeatheRate. Being "On Your Side" for viewers, clients and the community is the guiding principle of WBTV and helps drive its award-winning newscasts and quality local journalism. Visit www.wbtv.com to learn more.

Job Summary:

WBTV is looking for a highly-organized, creative producer to take over our weekend morning newscasts. These shows are a mix of news and lifestyle content designed to make the viewer want to grab a cup of coffee and settle in with us for the morning. As the producer of these newscasts you will work with a small, dedicated team to develop unique content. The ability to plan and execute special coverage is a must. This is a great opportunity for a rock star producer in a small market to make the jump to a top 25 newsroom. You must include a link to your work with your application/ resume.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Produce 3 hour Saturday morning show and 2 hour Sunday morning show each week

  • Produce as needed on weekday newscasts (2-3 per week)

  • Book compelling guest segments

  • Make calls and confirm information for news stories

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in journalism or equivalent experience required

  • At least two years of line producing experience required

  • Experience with guest booking and segment producing preferred

Please apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings


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