Full TimeOrlando, FloridaPosted 01/23/2024Business unit: Spectrum NetworksAreas of interest: Editorial, News, ProductionRequisition Number: 2023-23616NPR105
Do you have an eye for detail? Are you looking to kickstart your journalism career in a 24/7 newsroom? Apply to be an Associate Producer at Spectrum News.
Part of Charter Communications, Spectrum News is made up of over 30 hyper-local news and regional sports networks that are constantly expanding and dedicated to producing original, unbiased, and high-quality content. We use innovative journalistic approaches, backed by comprehensive research, to engage and inform viewers on the most essential news, issues, and events taking place in their communities.
Beyond TV news distribution, our newsrooms publish via the Spectrum News app and connected television. We’re committed to providing viewers with 24-hour news—no matter how, when and where they want it. Check out all the ways we share news on the Spectrum News Mobile App.
BE PART OF THE CONNECTION
As an Associate Producer, you will collaborate with producers in the newsroom to craft compelling stories. Your creativity and upbeat attitude will be essential as you tackle sensitive topics and tell character-driven stories. Alongside the team, you’ll represent what’s happening in your community and connect audiences with the stories that matter.
WHAT OUR ASSOCIATE PRODUCERS ENJOY MOST
Transforming stories from a simple pitch into a hit that inspires and delights viewers
Working with colleagues in a collaborative environment
Connecting with neighbors as you dig into the issues that matter to your local community
Telling stories across platforms including TV, connected television, and digital
As a part of Spectrum News, you’re creative, highly technical, and ready to bring your community’s stories to life in our newsroom. You value accuracy and want to leverage your curiosity and storytelling abilities to share inspiring news across multiple platforms. Each day is fast paced in a constantly evolving work environment with new stories to tell and perspectives to uncover. If you’re a nimble, passionate team player, you’ll find a home on our team.
WHAT YOU’LL BRING TO SPECTRUM NEWS
Experience: Television news - 0-2 years
Education: High school diploma
Technical Skills: Knowledge of current events, social media, and industry trends
Skills: Ability to collaborate, news writing skills, and attention to detail
Travel Ability: Must be open to travel to discover the important stories in your neighborhood and willing to interact with the community
Schedule: Ability to work different shifts and be flexible with schedule changes
Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism or related field, comparable television work experience preferred
Working knowledge of general office computer software, newsroom software and basic non-linear editing systems
May be required to lift up to five pounds
Works primarily inside a climate-controlled environment throughout the year but might be assigned field duties on occasion
Semi-noisy newsroom setting
SPECTRUM NEWS CONNECTS YOU TO MORE
Community Impact: You will play an important role in connecting people to, and informing them about, their local communities
Supportive Teams: Who you are matters here. We aim to foster an inclusive workplace where every person is empowered to bring their best ideas
Dynamic Growth: The growth of our industry and evolving technology powers our employees’ careers as they grow
Here, employees don’t just have jobs, they build careers. That’s why we believe in offering a comprehensive pay and benefits package that rewards employees for their contributions to our success, supports all aspects of their well-being, and delivers real value at every stage of life.
A qualified applicant’s criminal history, if any, will be considered in a manner consistent with applicable laws, including local ordinances.
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