News Producer #18-11

Position: News Producer
Position Code: #18-11
Date: 10/11/18

Position Summary
WNDU is looking for a talented News Producer to join our award-winning team. This position works closely with the Executive Producer and News Director in addition with having direct communication with Technical Media Producers, Assignment Manager, Reporters and other news staff. In this position, you will be responsible for the content and flow of newscasts and web content and overall quality of our news product. You will lead the charge in the development of our newscasts to meet a high standard.

About WNDU
WNDU-TV is a great place for new and experienced journalism professionals to make their next career move. Located on the campus of The University of Notre Dame, WNDU is a top-notch multimedia company who has invested heavily in the latest newsgathering and production technology to better serve our community.

As the market leader and South Bend Indiana’s NBC and Antenna TV affiliate, WNDU serves more than 313,000 households in the 96th television DMA. It’s an ideal location close to Chicago and Indianapolis and just 30 minutes from Lake Michigan. Home to The University of Notre Dame, Indiana University South Bend, and Saint Mary’s College, the South Bend area is a thriving destination for first-rate education, sports, arts, and entertainment.

WNDU has been awarded “Station of the Year” two of the past three years by the Indiana Broadcasters Association. Joining the WNDU team is an opportunity to grow your career by working in a positive and energetic environment.

Position Responsibilities
• Great conversational writing skills
• Strong editorial and communication skills
• Work well under a deadline
• Adapt to breaking news and developing stories
• Coordinate the writing and editing of scripts with excellent use of video and graphics to enhance storytelling
• Communicate with anchors, field crews, reporters and control room staff
• Write content for the station website and social media

Education Requirements
• College Degree in Journalism

Prior Work Experience
• Producing experience while earning college degree or producing experience at a television station

Other Requirements
A pre-employment drug screening and motor vehicle record check are required. WNDU-TV is a drug free workplace and participates in the Homeland Security E-Verify Program.

Application Procedure
Applicants should apply at https://gray.tv/index.php?page=search-jobs

Additional Information
Gray Television is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we encourage members of minority groups and women to apply for this position. If you know of qualified applicants who may be interested in applying for this position, please refer them to us. If you know of other organizations that may be of assistance in our Equal Opportunity effort, please provide their names and addresses.