Sports Producer - 8405

Cincinnati, OH

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Sports Producer - 8405

WKRC News is looking for a Sports Producer! In this role, you will be responsible for the day-to-day production of our sportscasts. This position will also work closely with the Executive Producer, Sports, Director, Assignment Desk and Sports Anchors on the sports segment and its content. In this position, you will determine the content and flow of sports segments, work with management and on-air sports staff to generate and write stories and develop sports content for our website.


The ideal candidate will have:



  • Solid sports news judgment

  • Be a compelling and accurate writer

  • Able to edit basic video clips

  • Be able to multitask and manage time in order to put together an exciting and informative sports segment

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and deadline-driven environment

  • Strong leadership and communication skills

  • The ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts

  • Flexibility and on-the-spot problem-solving abilities are a must

  • Proficient with non-linear editing (i.e. Avid) and newsroom systems, such as iNews


Experience:



  • Must have at least some previous news producing experience at a commercial TV station, although the right entry-level candidate may be considered

  • A Journalism degree is preferred


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