Sinclair Broadcast Group Promotions Producer in Chattanooga, Tennessee

Promotions Producer

Tracking Code

10379

Job Description

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

WTVC NewsChannel 9, in beautiful Chattanooga, TN, has an immediate opening for a News Promotions Producer. The ideal candidate for this position is a creative, hard-working team player with a knack for producing great TV and compelling promotional spots, news topicals, special report promos, and brand image spots.

Responsibilities:

  • Write, produce, and edit daily and weekly news topical promos

  • Integrate with the newsroom to identify upcoming stories that showcase our news brand and builds viewership, then write, produce, and edit effective promos for them

  • Be aware of the news department’s past and current advocacy / investigative efforts, collecting footage, as needed, to produce powerful “proof of brand” promos

  • Conceive, visualize, and produce creative and compelling spots/campaigns that highlight the station’s news and weather brands

Required Experience and Skills:

  • At least 1 year of video production experience at a television station, video production company, or ad agency

  • Proficiency with Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, or similar editing software

  • Excellent copy writing and producing skills

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills

  • Strong verbal communication skills

  • Cooperative, team-player attitude with the ability and aptitude to adapt to rapidly changing conditions and deadlines

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • 2+ years of experience working as a Promotions Producer at a TV news station

  • Familiarity with basic news marketing and branding concepts

  • Proficiency with Adobe CS or CC family of software

  • Experience working with Adobe After Effects and Photoshop

  • Ability to shoot and light for video production in the field

  • Familiarity with Avid iNews

Working some nights and weekends may be required of this position. If you have the required experience and skills, please include a link to your most current work. If you do not have a link to your work, send your non-returnable DVD to:

WTVCPromotions Manager 4279 Benton Dr. Chattanooga, TN 37406

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

Required Skills

Required Experience

Job Location

Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States

Company Location

HR.WTVC.Chattanooga.Chattanooga.TN

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular