Job Details

Nexstar Broadcasting Job Bank Posting

Employment Type:
Full Time
Roanoke, VA
Job Position Title:
Lifestyle Producer
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Job Description:
WFXR is looking for a Lifestyle Producer to help grow our daily lifestyle program. Responsibilities could also include developing show themes, working with show hosts and contributors in developing compelling content that can also be used on-line, booking and guiding guests through the appearance process, booth producing and taking the show out of house for remote broadcasts. You will also work closely with the sales team on the execution of integrated advertising content. Successful candidate should have a minimum of 2 years’ experience writing, editing, and shooting. Must have strong writing and storytelling skills, remote broadcast experience and content generation skills. Digital knowledge and understanding of self-promotion in broadcast and social media required • Produces newscasts for broadcast across all platforms • Writes and orders stories • Approves scripts • Balances feature content to create compelling broadcasts • Writes stories for the website and other eMedia platforms • Interacts with viewers and users on social media sites • Performs other duties as assigned Requirements & Skills: • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience • Fluency in English • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written • Minimum two years’ experience in news operations (Depending on market size) • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously • Flexibility to work any shift Physical Demands & Work Environment: The Lifestyle Producer must be able to stand, sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work near others, work outdoors in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions. In addition, the Lifestyle Producer must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 25 pounds, and be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls. Repetitive movements are required. Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.
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