Tribune Company Producer, Associate (NE) in San Diego, California
Daily production of a quality news product defined by the FOX5 Filter, accuracy, excellence in production techniques, writing, story treatment, relevance to the viewing audience, and ability to generate ratings.
Write and support line producers for assigned newscast. Fill-in produce.
Manage the live on-air decisions, including newscast timing in the control room.
Evaluate local, state and national/international stories using websites, Twitter, FOX/CNN & Tribune News services, and wires.
Determine placement of stories in the newscast and which stories should be “live” from remote trucks, newsroom, etc.
Plan future segments, topics, guests and story ideas.
Post stories to the web.
Maintain social media presence.
Additional duties as necessary.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism or related field is desired.
1-2 years experience in a working newsroom as either a writer or production assistant.
Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Must be able to work well under deadline pressure
Must have solid news judgment
Must be a consistent and solid writer
Must be a creative, flexible and able to act decisively
Work well in a strong team environment
Strong organizational skills
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 more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. 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% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com.
Job Number: 2018-47203
Street: 7191 Engineer Road