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Part Time Editor - WQAD

We are looking for a team member to join an already dynamic team. Do you have a thirst to go the extra mile to deliver great product? If so, we are interested in speaking to you about this opportunity.

Responsibilities
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Edit accurate & compelling video
• Operate non-linear editing equipment
• Successfully meet multiple daily deadlines

Qualifications
SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS:
• Experience in editing
• Experience with non-linear editing equipment
• Journalistic knowledge to match appropriate video with the script
• Effective communication skills with Producers & other news staff
• Position requires driving
• A four-year degree or equivalent experience is preferred

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Dexterity to operate keyboard & mouse for editing. The ability to hear and react quickly to director’s cues. The ability to review and edit quality stories.

RELATIONSHIPS:
INTERNAL CONTACTS                                                     EXTERNAL CONTACTS
Reporters, producers, photographers and management     General public

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THIS POSITION: Apply On-line: Go to http://www.tribunemedia.com/careers/ and search for Job ID “2019-49518”. Please include a cover letter with resume submissions.


Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching approximately 49 million households, national entertainment cable network WGN America, whose reach is more than 75 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 49 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago’s WGN-AM, the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV and Covers Media Group, an unrivaled source of online sports betting information. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel. For more information please visit www.tribunemedia.com.

Tribune is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Full Time Editor - WQAD

We are looking for a team member to join an already dynamic team. Do you have a thirst to go the extra mile to deliver great product? If so, we are interested in speaking to you about this opportunity.

Responsibilities
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Edit accurate & compelling video
• Operate Final Cut Pro
• Successfully meet multiple daily deadlines
• Shoot and or write news & sports stories

Qualifications
SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS:
• Experience in editing, writing and shooting video
• Journalistic knowledge to match appropriate video with the script
• Effective communication skills with Producers & other news staff
• Position requires driving
• A four-year degree or equivalent experience is preferred

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Possess the dexterity to operate keyboard & mouse for editing. The ability to review and edit quality stories. Must be able to lift and operated field news cameras.

RELATIONSHIPS:
INTERNAL CONTACTS                                                          EXTERNAL CONTACTS
Reporters, producers, photographers and management          General public

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THIS POSITION: Apply On-line: Go to http://www.tribunemedia.com/careers/ and search for Job ID “2019-49519”. Please include a cover letter with resume submissions.


Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching approximately 49 million households, national entertainment cable network WGN America, whose reach is more than 75 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 49 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago’s WGN-AM, the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV and Covers Media Group, an unrivaled source of online sports betting information. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel. For more information please visitwww.tribunemedia.com.

Tribune is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Video Promotion Producer

Wisconsin Public Television is searching for a multimedia professional to produce on-air promotion spots, other station break material and special-purpose videos, developing and presenting clear, consistent and effective communication about (WPT) in all media. Requires: 2 or more years of professional video production experience, deadline-orientation, experience with Avid Media Composer, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere, Adobe Illustrator, and Adobe Photoshop. 

Details: https://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/en-us/job/501397/video-promotion-producer.

Staff News Writer & Producer

ABC 7 Chicago's #1 news is seeking a creative and self-motivated news writer and producer to join our team.

Basic Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have outstanding news judgment and be able to craft a thoughtful, visually compelling newscast that meets the high journalistic standards of ABC7 Chicago.   Strong organizational and time-management skills are a must. Duties also include creating some graphics, desktop editing and producing content for our digital platforms. Must be willing to work a variety of shifts, including weekends.

Required Education
Must have 3-5 experience producing newscasts. Large market experience is preferred. College degree required.

Additional Information
This is a NABET represented position. Interested applicants should upload a cover letter, resume and links at "www.disneycareers.com"
Requisition ID # 663936BR


No phone calls, please.

Equal Opportunity Employer - Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Staff News Writer & Producer

Director - Content Innovation

ABC7 / WLS-TV, THE WALT DISNEY OWNED STATION IN CHICAGO, is looking for an experienced, dynamic leader and premium content creator to develop and produce innovative and revenue-generating programming for all platforms.  The ideal candidate will create data driven content strategies and spearhead the station’s programming efforts – including a one-hour daily talk show, special broadcasts, local events, digital verticals, sales content and the ABC Owned Television Stations growing Localish brand. The Director of Content Innovation will serve as the chief thought leader for ideating, creating, and boosting premium programming content for WLS ABC 7 across all platforms.

Responsibilities

Generate ideas for, and oversee, local events, special broadcasts, digital verticals, sales content and Localish

Also includes oversight of live daily talk show, Windy City Live

Partner with forward-thinking sales leaders to maximize revenue opportunities with premium and integrated content deals

Takes risks and serve as a lead creative thought leader in the programming department  

Build and cultivate partnerships for growth and exposure

Create community and PR based ideas and events with our sales and marketing teams

Work directly with the Marketing and Audience Development team on best content for growth and distribution

Work directly with content creators and lead content initiatives, both inside and outside the station

Drive programming transformation as we shift emphasis to multi-platform, original content

Script, edit and shoot as necessary

Basic Qualifications

Proven and experienced leader with a track record of creating compelling content

Ability to take programming and digital media research and create action plans and guide staff based off that research

A leader that fosters collaboration and innovation among all team members

Ability to recognize, create and communicate priorities, strategies, opportunities and challenges while driving growth and performance improvement.

Excellent communication skills

Strong written, verbal and presentation skills

10+ years experience in media entertainment industry

Required Education

Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience

Additional Information

Candidates should upload their cover letter and resume at

www.disneycareers.com Requisition ID# 659472BR

No phone calls, please

Equal Opportunity Employer – Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

 

Director - Content Innovation

Senior Media Manager

WLS - TV is seeking an experienced, hands-on manager who will facilitate continued evolution of content production and delivery through multiple services including digital platforms and traditional broadcasts.

Responsibilities

Candidate will participate in conceptualization, design and implementation of new technologies, as well as ongoing operation to support the fast-paced newsroom of the news leader in Chicago. This individual will work closely with editors, news producers, photographers, executive producers and management to ensure the timely and accurate production of newscasts, special reports and special segments. The candidate will assist with the design, implementation and maintenance of workflows between the IT and the News department. Also the candidate will manage media mangers, editors and develop weekly schedules.

Basic Qualifications

Qualified applicants will have significant experience in modern news production techniques including non-linear edit systems, media asset management (MAM), production automation systems and network/IP- based media systems

Candidates must demonstrate exceptional interpersonal skills, and be proficient verbal and written communicators

Demonstrates an enthusiasm for learning new technologies, tools and procedures to address short and long-term challenges

Excellent analytical, diagnostic and problem solving skills coupled with the ability to communicate with both technical and non-technical audiences

A minimum of 5 yeas’ experience with news production broadcast digital

Proficiency in Windows and Mac operating systems, file transcoding and transfer mechanisms, Adobe product line

WLS-TV is a 24/7 operation and the candidate may be required to work non-traditional shifts such as weekends/holidays, and be willing to be on call and/or work extra hours as needed. Candidate should be able to lift and carry equipment as necessary.

Required Education

A college degree or equivalent is required

Additional Information

Candidates should upload their cover letter and resume at

www.disneycareers.com Requisition ID# 667371BR

No phone calls, please

Equal Opportunity Employer – Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

 

 

Senior Media Manager

Producer - WQAD

Are you a “news junkie” with a passion for journalism and live television? If so, WQAD News 8 has an immediate opening for a full-time newscast producer.

Responsibilities:
As a key member of our editorial content team you will collaborate with managers, the assignment desk and web producers in the planning, writing and coordination of all elements of a daily newscast. You must be able to handle a great deal of writing under tight deadlines and be able to keep your cool under pressure.

Qualifications:
The ideal candidate will have a four-year degree in mass communications, journalism or a related field, strong writing skills, strong organizational skills, and a high level of creativity.

The right candidate for this position will be available to work a variety of hours including overnights and weekends.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THIS POSITION: Apply On-line: Go to http://www.tribunemedia.com/careers/ and search for keyword “Job ID#2019-49465”. Please include a cover letter with resume submissions.

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching approximately 49 million households, national entertainment cable network WGN America, whose reach is more than 75 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 49 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago’s WGN-AM, the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV and Covers Media Group, an unrivaled source of online sports betting information. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel. For more information please visitwww.tribunemedia.com.

Tribune is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.