WLNETV/ABC6
Providence
Published
April 19, 2022
Job Type
Part Time
Category
TV

Description

WLNE-TV ABC6 has an immediate opportunity for a WEEKEND newscast Producer in beautiful Rhode Island.  The ideal candidate will be a creative and energetic producer, who has the ability to juggle breaking and daily news.  We are looking for a strong writer, who takes ownership of their newscast and understands relevant news content and viewer benefit.  

  

Responsible for: 

  • coordinate daily with the rest of the news and production teams to create the highest quality content and to present that content in creative ways.  

  • works closely with reporters and photographers to coordinate coverage, stories, video and live shots for the newscasts.  

  • writes scripts for their newscasts and creates a strong newscast rundown to ensure all newscast content is presented in a way that best benefits the viewers.   

  • During the newscast, the producer must time out the newscast and communicate closely with the directors, anchors and field crews, particularly as adjustments are made. 

  • The producer must have excellent time management skills.  

  • The producer also helps write for ABC6’s digital platforms and assists other producers with their newscasts as needed.

 

Standard Media Group-SMG is an innovative media company serving our communities through breaking news, impactful investigative reporting, and innovative multi-screen marketing services.   

   

Please email resume, cover letter and links of your most creative works (stating referring source) to: hr@abc6.com. 

Please denote how you became aware of this position in your response.   

No phone calls please.  WLNE Providence Operations, LLC is an equal opportunity employer.  

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