WAAY-TV, ABC 31 has immediate openings for Multimedia Producers.
WAAY-TV, ABC 31 is a local multimedia broadcast station that delivers relevant news and information along with top rated entertainment programs to Huntsville and the surrounding Tennessee Valley communities. The station's mission is to use the power of its television and digital platforms to deliver news and information that helps the area thrive. WAAY – TV is located in Huntsville, AL on Monte Sano Boulevard and operates a news bureau in Florence, AL.
These positions are responsible for writing compelling copy, creating exciting newscasts and working closely with Reporters to build a dynamic newscast . Must have outstanding storytelling abilities, sharp news judgment, high ethical and journalistic standards. Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills; be able to navigate all aspects of online news and social media; be able to communicate properly with target audiences. Will be required to participate in story generation daily; assist in evaluating and developing ever changing online content delivery methods and systems. Other duties will apply as needed.
Works closely with News Director, Assignment Manager, Web Content Manager and other news personnel.
Bachelor degree in Journalism, Mass Communication or equivalent.
2 years’ experience as a Producer or similar position.
A valid Alabama drivers’ license and good driving record.
Ability to carry heavy video equipment in locations with difficult access.
Bilingual a plus.
Please submit your resume along with salary requirements, DVD or web link to: firstname.lastname@example.org
WAAY – TV
1000 Monte Sano Blvd
Huntsville, AL 35801
Calkins Media Incorporated and WAAY - TV are Equal Opportunity Employers. We have a tradition of encouraging a wide diversity of talents through a broad range of hiring practices. Everyone is encouraged to apply. The candidate must have a visceral distaste for office politics and gossip. No phone calls please.