Position Title: Sports Associate Producer
Date of Opening: 2012-12-11
Date Posting Expires: 2013-02-11
Company: PNS - WDIV-TV 4
FT/PT: Part Time
Location of Position: 550 West Lafayette Blvd. Detroit, Michigan
General Position Description: Sports Associate Producer - Weekend and Nights
Responsibilities: Responsible for producing the sports segments of the 5PM, 6PM, 11PM and weekend newscasts as well as any other sports-related news. Also responsible for supervising the logging of highlights and editing, write sports copy, develop and help produce sports features, and organize coverage plans for local and out-of-town events. This position may involve production related to Sports Final Edition. The producer must coordinate between the Sports Department and the Assignment Desk. He/she must be a team player between the Sports Department and the Newsroom, as well as maintain an effective and professional relationship with local sports teams. Responsibilities include posting stories and video to the station's website on a daily basis.
Qualifications: Some experience in broadcast and sports television production. Must demonstrate knowledge of sports and sports news judgment. Must also have the ability to supervise others in the Sports Department effectively, organizational ability and creativity. An understanding of state-of-the art production capability is desired.
Comments: We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, marital status, disability, matriculation or affiliation. Any offer of employment is conditioned on successful completion of a pre-employment physical exam and drug screen, investigative background check, employment/education verifications and reference checks. EOE/DRUG-FREE
Name or Department: Jeremy Allen, Sports Producer
Address: 550 West Lafayette Blvd. Detroit, Michigan 48226