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WBFF/WNUV is seeking an experienced Commercial Producer for our Creative Services Department. Qualified candidates must be able to conceptualize, script, direct, work closely as a team with our sales staff and videographers/editors to produce creative and effective commercials for our clients. Excellent writing skills is a MUST. Hands-on shooting/editing experience a big PLUS. Strong organizational skills, the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and excellent written and verbal communication skills are vital.
Attend client meetings to assess client goals and objects for their advertising campaigns
Conceptualize, write and produce local and regional commercials that get results for our clients
Meet all deadlines with clients and staff, and manage projects from start to finish.
Coordinate with clients and agencies to schedule pre-production, site surveys and commercial shoots
Rent equipment, and hire makeup artists, models and extras as needed.
Supervise and direct the post-production sessions for all commercials
Properly coordinate and schedule all aspects of Commercial Production, including working with clients, sales staff and agencies
Assist marketing director in the production of yearly health expo sponsored by TV station
Assist Creative Services Director with production coordination of some local sports broadcasts
Participate in station promotional events as needed
Some smaller-scale editing projects may be required on Adobe Premier
Assist with daily Lifestyle show during the week with guest bookings, studio production, and field shoots
Other responsibilities as assigned
Excellent copy-writing skills for TV
Experience with client relations
Ability to communicate and sell ideas to our clients
Ability to conceptualize and execute commercial ideas
Be a self-starter and manage multiple projects at once
Experience in shooting/editing broadcast video or the supervision of such activities
Adobe Premier Non-linear editing experience a big plus
A strong understanding of fundamental design, sense of color, typography and composition
Knowledge of the post-production process, including media management and encoding video to various formats
Ability to maintain a variety of projects and work with varying production styles while employing strong client service skills
Knowledge of High-definition (HD) cameras and videography, motion graphics and creative lighting techniques
Ability to maintain digital assets, archives and edit systems
Must maintain a valid drivers license and good driving record
Ability to routinely lift, carry and move equipment in excess of 40 lbs
A minimum of 2-5 years of experience in broadcast production is a must
A college degree is preferred