Application URL: http://www.aplitrak.com/?adid=bWJ1cmNoYW0uMzM3NjYuMzYzMUBmaXNoZXJjb21tdW5pY2F0aW9uc2luYy5hcGxpdHJhay5jb20
Position: Producer – Senior
Location: Portland, Oregon
SUMMARY OF JOB:
Is responsible for providing support to ensure a successful broadcast product.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :
KATU, the ABC affiliate in Portland, Oregon seeks a newscast producer. We are looking for a solid journalist with strong news judgment, excellent writing skills, and attention to detail. The ideal candidate is a strong content manager, who also knows how to use the tools of television to tell stories in a remarkable and memorable way. Must react quickly and accurately in breaking news situations. Individual is responsible for creating newscast rundowns and graphics, selecting content and video, and approving scripts. Duties include writing stories and teases. Must be a team leader who can work with managers, anchors, technical staff and field crews. Other duties may be assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the education, knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
1-3 years of experience required
Bachelor’s degree (BA or BS) preferred
Ability to read, comprehend and compose common instructions, business correspondence, and memos. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other Fisher team members.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure. Ability to compute percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions expressed in written, oral or diagram form.
While performing the duties of this job, the team member is regularly required to remain in a static position for extended periods of time and converse with and communicate with others. The team member is occasionally required to move about, handle and/or position items. The team member must occasionally transport or move up to 15 pounds. The team member must be able to identify objects and be able to communicate in writing.
Typical indoor office environment. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
Fisher Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer