Good Morning New Orleans—Producer
WGNO has an immediate opening for a strong, take-charge, and creative News Producer. New Orleans is one of the greatest towns to live, party, and work in. If interested, read on and apply now!
In this role, you will be responsible for one hour of our morning newscast–Good Morning New Orleans. The right candidate has a passion for morning news, handles breaking news with ease, pushes for fresh content and has excellent news judgment.
We are looking for a self-starter, who can work in a team-oriented environment, and has strong verbal-written communication skills. Candidates must be fast and calm under pressure and able to play well in a room of same-minded pro.
GMNO focuses on what’s new, happening now, and what will be happening later in the day. The News Producer will format the daily newscast, write, edit, and research show elements.
The News Producer will also work closely with the Executive Producer, anchors, and directors on the newscast. The producer will also assist in writing stories for the web and social media.
We prefer a college degree in broadcast journalism or related field of equivalent work.
We need your resume and an interesting letter telling us about yourself. Please send us a DVD or a link to a recent broadcast or segment. We need to know what you have done in the past and for whom.
Email or send cover letter with DVD or links to your best newscasts, franchises, segments, etc. to Rick Erbach, News Director, WGNO/WNOL, One Galleria Blvd, Suite 850, Metairie, LA 70001 or email to email@example.com. Must apply online as well at www.tribunemedia.com/careers
Equal Opportunity Employer
Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago’s WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com.