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Nexstar - WMBD - Peoria, IL 61604 US (Primary)
Part-Time Associate Producer
WMBD/WYZZ, the CBS/FOX (through outsourcing agreement with Cunningham Broadcasting) duopoly in central Illinois has an opening for a Part-time Associate Producer/Editor. The Associate Producer/Editor edits video and assists anchors, reporters and producers in newscast production. Must be able to work weekends Sat & Sun 7p - 11p, other hours as needed.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Provides support to personnel producing newscasts for broadcast across all platforms.
- Assists with writing scripts and preparing news stories.
- Edits video.
- Writes stories for the website and other eMedia platforms.
- Interacts with viewers/users on social media sites.
- Performs other duties as assigned.
Requirements and Skills:
- High school diploma.
- Fluency in English.
- Minimum one year's experience in news story production.
- Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
- Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.
- Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.