It’s fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they are doing!
WFXR/WWCW the local FOX and CW affiliates in Roanoke‚ VA is looking for an experienced Commercial Producer to join our team.
- The Commercial Producer will be responsible for the development of cutting-edge commercial spots from concept to completion.
- Creative scripting‚ shooting and non-linear editing experience is a must.
- Creatively write‚ shoot‚ and edit content to tell compelling stories
- Collaborate with creative team and project stakeholders to produce videos and digital content that are on-brand and drive results
- Coordinate asset and information exchange take meeting notes
- Maintain a variety of projects and work with varying production styles while employing strong client service skills
- Coordinate production‚ including working with clients‚ account executives‚ agencies‚ as well as planning location(s)‚ talent‚ music‚ voice-over and reserving any other technical pieces (camera's‚ vehicles‚ etc.) needed for project
- Manage video equipment and software needs
- Mentor junior commercial producers as needed
- Extensive shooting and scripting of both short and long form spots from concept to completion
- Interpreting the client’s business needs; developing design briefs by gathering information and data to clarify design issues
- Perform other duties‚ as directed by management
Requirements & Skills
- Minimum 1-2 years commercial and/or promotion experience‚ or college degree preferred
- Advanced knowledge of the post-production process‚ including media management and encoding video to various formats
- Broad understanding of marketing and design
- Advanced knowledge of High-definition (HD) cameras and videography‚ motion graphics and proper lighting techniques
- Exhibit advanced editing expertise
- A passion to stay up-to-date on production trends and continually strive to push boundaries
- Live‚ multi-camera production and microwave truck experience preferred
- Software skills required include Adobe CC Suite production package including; Premiere Pro‚ After Effects‚ Photoshop‚ Audition and Media Encoder
- Position will require day-to-day multi-tasking‚ as well as managing multiple projects simultaneously with frequent change in direction and priority
- Must be able to work independently or as part of a team
- Occasional weekends‚ evenings‚ and holiday shifts will be required
- Must maintain a valid driver's license and good driving record as some travel may be required for commercial shoots and production meetings with advertisers of the station
- Possess a strong understanding of fundamental design‚ a strong sense of color‚ typography‚ and composition
- Meet all deadlines‚ fulfill scheduling commitments and consistently achieve quick turnarounds in a fast-paced‚ rapidly changing environment
If you like wild growth and working with happy‚ enthusiastic over-achievers‚ you’ll enjoy your career with us! https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/nexstar/job/VA-Roanoke/Commercial-Producer_REQ-2494 EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled