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Associate Producer, Job #16-14

Updated: 06/11/2014 11:45 AM
Created: 04/21/2007 5:56 PM WHEC.com

WHEC-TV currently has a part-time opening for an Associate Producer in the News Department.
 

DUTIES:

  • Generating, writing, and editing for broadcast and station's website and social media platforms. Write short-form news stories in a concise and accurate manner.
  • Assist web department with daily maintenance of WHEC.com and other digital platforms.
  • Assist news producers, and all other news staff in production of daily newscasts, script writing, gathering information and organizing video clips.
  • Operate teleprompter equipment.
  • Assist managing editor with answering telephones, listening and reacting to emergency scanner calls, and sending out crews when necessary.


QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Applicants should have experience in television news operations.
  • Communications related degree is preferred.
  • Must have at least an entry level understanding of how to construct and write a news story. 
  • Strong organizational skills, ability to work well with people while handling stressful situations. 
  • Professional communication skills a must.  ENPS or other newsroom programs a plus.  Computer proficiency, including experience with photo editing, video editing, basic CMS and HTML experience is preferred.
  • Must be able to work various hours including nights, weekends, and holidays.


PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job.  The Company will make reasonable physical accommodations to facilitate the ability the perform essential job functions.

APPLY TO:

Kathleen E. Knox
Job#16-14
191 East Ave
Rochester, NY 14604
Fax: (585) 454-7433
Email: kknox@whec.com
No Telephone Calls Please
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 



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