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.
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.
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.
Kathleen E. Knox
191 East Ave
Rochester, NY 14604
Fax: (585) 454-7433
No Telephone Calls Please
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER