10 PM NEWS PRODUCER – Regular Full Time
The FOX8 10pm newscast is top-rated in the nation and looking for that producer who would like to produce a signature show. It’s a smart newscast with above average news writing and production techniques. Responsibilities include overseeing the production of the 10PM newscast, choosing stories, placement of those stories in the newscast and writing the bulk of the newscast, with assistance from associate producer. You’ll participate in story meetings and set up content and interviews. Coordinate crews as needed. Work hand-in-hand with the production department to communicate graphic needs and the blocking of the show. We have a large HD set with a lot of variety in monitors and presentation possibilities.
Must be aggressive, have strong organizational skills, be creative, competitive, patient, and a strong team player. Must be a quick writer, demonstrating exceptional spelling and grammar. Must communicate effectively in the booth during a show and work one-on-one with talent in structuring the show. Must be able to effectively juggle multiple live shots, satellite shots with anchors, and have a clean show.
College diploma and line producing experience a must.
FOR CONSIDERATION - Qualified candidates should forward application, resume, cover letter, and a non-returnable DVD if applicable. Please state job title and where you found out about the position. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. Send to FOX 8 WGHP-TV, Attn: Human Resources, 2005 Francis Street, High Point, NC 27263