Noticiero Telemundo Chicago (WSNS-TV) is looking for an experienced and dynamic news producer to work along an enthusiastic news team and contribute to all news-related projects.The news producer will be proactive and have ownership of content on all platforms including, but not limited to news of the day, special coverage, in-depth stories, breaking news, severe weather coverage, etc.
Responsiblefor theoverallproduction, timing, information and writing of content on all platforms
Knowledgeableondailynewsevents,keepupwithcurrentevents and awareness ofwhatisnewsintheChicagomarket
Must ensureaccuracy, integrity, ethicalvaluesandbalance of news content
Write content for on air and digital as well as copy-edit reporter scripts
B.A. in Journalism or related field
Must be able to speak, read and write fluently in Spanish
Solid English speaking and writing skills
Minimum 3 years of News Producer experience
Strong line-producing skills is a must
Excellent news judgment, creative ideas and writing skills a must
Must have leadership qualities, be detail oriented, organized and able to perform under intense deadline pressure
Work a flexible schedule to produce morning, evening and/or weekend newscasts
ADDITIONAL JOB REQUIREMENTS:
Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
Must be willing to work in Chicago
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
Must be 18 years or older
Must have a valid driver's license
Take an active role in selecting the stories of the day - come up with story ideas and create producer driven content to enhance coverage of the big story and other stories that appear on the different platforms
Anticipate problems and address them to prevent errors
Bring creativity into every aspect of content production by using the Telemundo Chicago arsenal of tools and equipment
Naturally competitive nature
Professional demeanor, team player and hard worker
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At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU.