Producer

CBS Television Stations

Salary or Budget: Competitive
Experience required: 2+ years

CBS3, KYW-TV / The CW Philly 57 / WPSG-TV, is looking for a dynamic news producer ready to make their mark! The ideal candidate will have strong writing skills, excellent news judgment and advanced storytelling abilities.

We’re looking for more than a show stacker! You will lead all aspects of the production of a newscast, and should be able to use the power of words and video to drive forward segment ideas.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Originate, research, lead, write, produce, and edit engaging news segments.
  • Work closely with the team to ensure detailed coordination and execution of news stories, both on-air and online.
  • Showcase adaptability and composure in the fast-paced control room environment, ensuring our news broadcasts run efficiently and effectively.
  • Uphold impeccable grammar, spelling, and attention to detail in all content produced, ensuring top-notch quality.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience producing experience, preferably in a professional newsroom.
  • Strong writing and editing skills, with the ability to quickly review and revise scripts.
  • Proven news judgment and expertise in handling breaking news and live shots.
  • Ability to excel under fast paced, time-critical situations, and multitask optimally.
  • A degree or equivalent experience in broadcast journalism or a related field is preferred

CBS News and Stations, brings together the power of CBS News, 28 owned television stations in 17 major U.S. markets, the CBS News Streaming Network, CBS News Streaming local platforms, local websites and cbsnews.com, under one umbrella. CBS News and Stations is home to the nation’s #1 news program 60 MINUTES, the CBS News Streaming Network, the first 24/7 digital streaming news network, the award-winning broadcasts CBS MORNINGS, CBS SATURDAY MORNING, the CBS EVENING NEWS WITH NORAH O’DONNELL, CBS SUNDAY MORNING, CBS WEEKEND EVENING NEWS, 48 HOURS and FACE THE NATION WITH MARGARET BRENNAN. CBS News and Stations provides news and information for the CBS Television Network, CBSNews.com, CBS News Radio and podcasts, Paramount +, all digital platforms, and the CBS News Streaming Network, the premier 24/7 anchored streaming news service that is available free to everyone with access to the internet. The CBS News Streaming Network is the destination for breaking news, live events, original reporting and storytelling, and programs from CBS News and Stations’ top anchors and correspondents working locally, nationally and around the globe. CBS News’ streaming services, across national and local, amassed more than 1.01 billion streams in 2021. Launched in November 2014 as CBSN, the CBS News Streaming Network is available on 30 digital platforms and apps, as well as CBSNews.com and Paramount+. The service is available live in 91 countries. CBS News and Stations is dedicated to providing the highest quality journalism under standards it pioneered and continues to set in today’s digital age. CBS News earns more prestigious journalism awards than any other broadcast news division.

Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

At Paramount, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. Paramount is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.

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