Line Producer (Full-Time)

Organization: 
FOX 29 WTXF-TV PHILADELPHIA
Position Details
Opening Date: 
Tue, 06/06/2017
Department: 
NEWS
Position Summary: 
WTXF, Fox 29 Philadelphia, is searching for an outstanding passionate Line Producer, someone who loves to create great shows, and knows how to win. Our new Senior Producer will be responsible for overseeing production for our 10pm and 11pm Newscasts, supervising a staff of writers, editors, reporters, and photographers.
Education, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: 
Our ideal candidate has 3+ years of line producing experience in a top 10 market, or as an Executive Producer in a Top 40 market. Qualified candidates will be responsible for editorial decision making on a nightly basis, not only in story selection but in how our reporters and writers present stories. A strong background in writing packages, vo’s and vo/sot’s under deadline pressure is a must, as is the ability to write effective teases. Candidates must know how to manage rating meters and have a strong understanding of demographics for their shows. Must also be able to incorporate social media for their shows and in a relationship with our viewers. Candidates must have strong news judgment, good writing skills, knowledge of current events and excellent communications and people skills.
Contact Info
Contact Info: 
For the aforementioned positions, qualified candidates should submit their resume and cover letter via the on-line application process at www.fox29.com | “ “Work for Us”
Additional Application Info: 
Please state job title and FOX Opportunities in your cover letter. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.