Lockwood Broadcast Group is looking for a News Producer to join our team in our brand-new state of the art studio located in Charlottesville VA. Our newly acquired station WCAV, the CBS, Fox, and ABC affiliates of Charlottesville, VA has moved into their newly built studio and are looking for a talented News Producer to drive news production.
Duties include but are not limited to:
· Produces newscasts for broadcasts across all platforms
· Balances news and feature content to create compelling broadcasts
· Work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories
· Deliver engaging content on a daily basis and incorporate into digital platforms
- Willing to work in Charlottesville, VA
- Ability to develop news stories through beat calls, social media and cultivated sources
- Flexibility to work any shift
· Degree in Journalism or related field
Skills and Abilities:
- Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
- Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
- Ability to problem solve solo and in a group setting.
- Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
Lockwood Broadcast Group provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Pre-employment drug test is required along with a background screen as allowed by federal, state, and local laws and regulations.