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ABC7/WJLA-TV (ranked in the 7th largest market in the country) is seeking a full-time Producer for our weekday lifestyle program, Lets Talk Live. The ideal candidate will be responsible for producing topical and entertaining content along with sales-driven segments for this exciting opportunity. The candidate should have a passion for news and entertainment information. Come and be part of a fantastic team and bring local community focused, engaging, fun, uplifting and fresh content to our large viewing area!
Create and write daily show & segments
Plan/book and schedule content for show
Work alongside of sales marketing associates to line up guest segments
Drive Social Engagement through Social Media Profiles
Back-up line producing of newscasts
Ability to work weekends, overnight shifts and some holidays
Assist with other newsroom duties as assigned
Strong written and verbal communication skills are required
Four-year degree in journalism or communications preferred and a minimum of 2 years related experience
Strong writing skills and a proven track record for getting results on initiatives
Great people skills with an emphasis on coaching and motivating our hosts and guests
Ability to generate show segments/topics
Ability to book guests and coordinate segment details
Must be already a Social Influencer with strong social media presence; Facebook, Instagram, etc.
Must have strong organizational skills
Must be good under pressure and able to manage multiple tasks
News Producing experience required
Journalism or Communication degree
Social Media Influencer required
Non-Linear editing and INews experience preferred