Producer

KFOR-TV

Develops, writes, shoots, edits and produces entertainment and special events promotion spots for on-air, both generic and topical.
Assists with the production and implementation of topical and/or series news promotions to be used for placement on station’s air and in external advertising.
Handles tracking of special station advertising spots for placement verification.
Maintain promotional presence on KFOR, social media, and other websites when necessary.  Format and upload promotional spots, write captions, and update content in proper formats.
Conceptualizes graphics and enlists graphic support to clearly enhance and emphasize promotional messages.
Inserts station promotion/advertising into daily log.
Maintains communication between station and Digital Operating Center to insure accuracy in airing of station promotion.
Insures accuracy and timeliness of station promotional spot playback by demonstrating thorough understanding of station traffic and automation systems.
Maintains all master promo/graphic reels and backup drives.
Insures all department equipment is in proper operating condition at all times.
Compiles highlight reels for internal station and company communication.
Assists in handling requests for local/network program information.
Performs other duties as assigned.

REQUIRED SKILLS:

Creative ability to write copy and produce news promotions.  Grammar skills.  Able to communicate well with the general public, civic organizations, and news, production, and traffic personnel.  Video editing skills on Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere, or other future editing software.  Photography and remote video production skills.  Able to plan and organize so that production and editing sessions run smoothly and stay on time.  Adobe Photoshop and Adobe After Effects skills preferred.

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Good manual dexterity in order to operate the numerous small push buttons and rotary switches on the equipment.  Good eyesight and hearing for the composition and evaluation of commercial production and programs.  Good hearing to be able to evaluate audio for on-air promotion.

 

Must be willing to submit to a background check. Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States.

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