WCNC is looking for a 11pm weekday Producer who can write, create and produce exciting and interesting newscasts and news content for broadcast, online and social content. Producers must be able to multi-task sharing content before, during and after a newscast or digital post. The ideal candidate is a creative problem solver with strong journalistic judgment, detail skills and an ability to think creatively. Our Producers must be able to skillfully use social media and digital tools to research, discover and distribute content.

In this role, you will:

Create unique newscasts or segments evoking emotion.
Write, shoot and edit news stories for on-air broadcasting and digital platforms.
Write in an exciting, captivating and authentic manner.
Use the latest editing and photography tools to tell great stories.
Develop original content through social listening and independent sources.
Deliver on-air, online news events in an engaging, exciting, and accurate manner.
Research for facts and credibility.
Use consumer analytics in determining content.
Write and post daily on all digital platforms including social media.
Enterprise news stories.
Write for the web, including attaching images and streaming video.
Use creative production techniques such as graphics and new forms of media (viewer pictures, webcam interviews, etc.) to enhance stories.
Lead and inspire news teams to work together for a great newscast.
Coach and inspire on-air talent to be exciting and engaging.
Perform other tasks as required by supervisor or executive producer.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.

Vacancy Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 2/01/2019
Closing Date: 4/01/2019
City: Charlotte
State: North Carolina

Experience: 2 Year(s)

Here’s what you need:

BA/BS in journalism, communications or related field
2-5 years of experience preferred
Bilingual (English & Spanish) speaking preferred
Experience in photojournalism, editing, and content management systems
Understanding the tenants of professional journalism
Skills in producing engaging, content-driven newscasts and digital content
Strong social media skills, including an active news hound presence on Twitter and Facebook
Knowledge of ENPS, Edius and Axis graphics a plus
Organizational skills and the ability to work under constant time pressure deadlines
Ability to calmly handle live, breaking news situations and changing events

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