Promotions Writer/Producer with KIRO-TV Seattle,WA

Promotions Writer/Producer with KIRO-TV Seattle,WA

Are you an experienced Promotions Writer/Producer who excels at marketing a great news brand? Do you like to write, shoot, edit and produce a wide variety of content for a large range of topics? If so, this position is for you!  

KIRO 7 and Cox Media Group is seeking a talented creative who can take the lead on projects that cut through the clutter and drive results. 

We’re in search of someone with a positive, can-do attitude, and ambition to learn and grow with a talented and supportive group of producers.  

You will be surrounded by a collaborative team that wants to win, and values your expertise, passion, and creativity.   

Come experience the incredible beauty of Seattle and the Pacific Northwest, the exciting atmosphere of a winning station and take your career to that next level, with the BEST media company in the country! 

What you’ll be doing: 

  • Write and Produce daily news topicals in a fast-paced, deadline oriented environment. 
  • Write, shoot and produce Investigative Special Report Promos and Proof of Brand (POBs) and Image promos. 
  • Write, shoot and produce PSA’s, station sponsored events, sales promotions, and syndicated promotions. 
  • Will assist Client Services in the writing/producing of commercials, and other sales projects when necessary. 
  • Produce compelling, targeted, and research driven promotion at all times. 
  • Embrace the use of process language, and sell brand distinction in Topicals, Special Report and Image Promotion. 
  • Create multi-platform marketing campaigns developing creative for streaming, digital and social channels. 
  • Act as an integral part of a collaborative team, including the Creative Services Director, Brand Manager, Creative Services Executive Producer and Art Director, to develop and execute the overall graphic design of the News brand. 

What experience/education is required?  

  • Minimum 2 years of experience working in Creative Services or the newsroom at a television station 
  • Have hands-on experience with a local news product 
  • Be a creative writer, photographer and video editor 
  • Experience in graphic design, as it relates to producing compelling/eye-catching promos maximizing effectiveness of graphic elements in the production 
  • Be able to have flexible hours to meet high volume demands in and out of sweep periods 
  • Be willing to work extended hours when necessary to meet tight deadlines 
  • Avid, and or Premiere, After Affects, and Photoshop experience, as well as videography experience 
  • Prefer experience using iNews and WideOrbit  
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Production, Marketing or Broadcast-related field preferred 

Apply online:

Effective October 1, 2021, all newly hired CMG employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to their start date. CMG will provide reasonable accommodations as required by law for individuals unable to be vaccinated due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief.

Cox Media Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Showing 1 reaction

Please check your e-mail for a link to activate your account.