WPEC is looking for an experienced and creative Morning News Producer. A team player who loves the energy and focus of mornings and getting people ready for their day with the latest on top stories, impact weather, traffic and a few things to talk about.
West Palm Beach
WPEC is looking for an experienced and creative Morning News Producer. A team player who loves the energy and focus of mornings and getting people ready for their day with the latest on top stories, impact weather, traffic and a few things to talk about. This position will work closely with the EP, Director, Assignment Desk and Anchors on the daily show and planning content focused on our target audience. In this position you will determine the content and flow of newscasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories and develop content for our web site.
The ideal candidate:
Solid news judgment/awareness.
Able to write concise, compelling copy and teases.
Knows how to handle breaking news from the booth.
Able to work in a fast-paced and deadline-driven environment
Strong communication skills
Able to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts
Flexibility and on-the-spot problem solving ability
Proficient with non-linear editing (i.e. Avid) and newsroom systems, such as iNews
Must have at least 3 years news producing experience at a commercial TV station.
Bachelor’s Degree. Broadcast Journalism or related major a plus.
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About the Team
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