Posted at: 04/21/2007 5:56 PM
Updated at: 12/03/2013 1:09 PM
WHEC-TV currently has a part-time opening for an Associate Producer in the News Department.
QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants should have experience in television news operations. Communications related degree is preferred. Must have at least an entry level understanding of how to construct and write a news story. Strong organizational skills, ability to work well with people while handling stressful situations. Professional communication skills a must. ENPS or other newsroom programs a plus. Computer proficiency, including experience with photo editing, video editing and basic HTML is preferred. Must be able to work various hours including nights, weekends, and holidays.
DUTIES: Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: Generating, writing, and editing for broadcast and station's website. Write short-form news stories in a concise and accurate manner. Assist web director with daily maintenance of the site. Assist news producers, and all other news staff in production of daily newscasts, script writing, gathering information and organizing video clips. Operate teleprompter equipment. Also, assist managing editor with answering telephones, listening and reacting to emergency scanner calls, daily beat calls and opening mail.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job. The Company will make reasonable physical accommodations to facilitate the ability the perform essential job functions.
Kathleen E. Knox
191 East Ave
Rochester, NY 14604
Fax: (585) 454-7433
No Telephone Calls Please
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