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WTVC NewsChannel 9, the top rated station in beautiful Chattanooga, TN has an immediate opening for a creative News Producer. The candidate will be responsible for the production of our weekend morning newscasts and other producer or assignment related duties. This position will also work closely with the Assistant News Director and Managing Editor on the newscast and its content. In this position you will determine the content and flow of newscasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories, and also develop content for our web site.
• Solid news judgment
• Be a compelling and accurate writer
• Be able to multitask and manage their time in order to put together an exciting and informative newscast
• Must be able to work in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment
• Must also have strong leadership skills
• Excellent communication skills
• The ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts
• Flexibility and on-the-spot problems solving abilities are a must
• Experience producing news at a commercial TV station
• Journalism degree preferred
• Be proficient with non-linear editing (i.e. Avid) and newsroom systems such as iNews
Apply online including a web link to recent samples of your work.
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