Writer/Producer

Are you self-motivated, disciplined, and creative looking to leave your mark on Network Television?

 

WTAT FOX 24 in Charleston, SC is looking for a Writer/Producer to create a half-hour daily hot-topics variety show. 

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • ·         Must be a news junkie and follow local, national and international stories, including entertainment, arts, and culture
  • Work with show’s Host to develop relevant, trending topics and content which can be discussed on the show

  • Help writing scripts and formulating questions for interviews

    • Book guests who can contribute to the daily on-air content
  • Help build rolodex of contacts to bring onto the show through cold calling

  • Maintain strong relationship and rapport with contacts

  • Be able to produce in-studio segments and on-location shoots

  • Research topics thoroughly; leave no stone unturned

    • Manage and source graphics and videos which coincide with the daily topics
    • Work with Director and Master Control to ensure show is ready for air
  • Strong understanding of production value including how the show is shot on multiple cameras

    • Develop social campaigns to drive shows topics.  Work with Digital Content Director and Station Producers to promote the show.
  •  Lead daily and weekly editorial meetings

     

 

Requirements:

  • ·         Minimum two years of television production experience
  • ·         BA in Communication, Journalism or related field
  • ·         Strong writing, punctuation and grammar skills are a must
  • Accuracy and attention to detail is imperative

    • Ability to work well under tight deadlines
    • Focused and creative, yet flexible

 

If this is you, please submit resume to jobs@foxcharleston.com and include “WTAT-Writer/Producer” in the subject line.

 

No phone calls please.

 

WTAT-TV and Cunningham Broadcasting Corporation are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!


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