Line Producer (Full-Time)

Organization: 
FOX 29 WTXF-TV PHILADELPHIA
Position Details
Opening Date: 
Fri, 08/18/2017
Program 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.
Key Duties & Responsibilities: 
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. Our ideal candidate has 3+ years of line producing experience in a top 25 market, or as an Executive Producer in a Top 40 market.
Education, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: 
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” WTXF IS AN EOE/M/F/Disabled/Veterans Please state job title and FOX Opportunities in your cover 2017letter. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.