Web Producer/Video Editor

WCJB seeks a dynamic Web Producer/Video Editor to join our team. The candidate will be responsible for the day-to-day production of our newscasts and online content. This position will also work closely with the Producer, Director, Assignment Desk, and news staff on the newscast and web/social media content. In this position, you will edit video, work within the newscasts as a writer and writer/associate producer, and also develop content for all our digital platforms.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
• Edit video on a deadline, working with the Producer towards a creative and informative newscast with emphasis on the viewers’ interests
• Produce content for WCJB.com, and promote our coverage on our social media feeds, funneling audience to our site and our broadcast
• Coordinate the writing and editing of scripts that incorporate video, nat sound and graphics to enhance storytelling
• Coordinate live shots
• Develop and oversee the production of graphics
• Line-produce and time the newscast in the control room
• Work under pressure and deadlines
• Adapt to breaking news and developing stories
• Communicate with anchors, field crews and control room staff

Requirements
• Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism or related field is desired
• 1-2 years of experience producing newscasts or news content online
• Must keep up on local, state, national and international events
• Organized; able to work with many personality types
• Must work individually as well as part of a team; requires work with many personalities
• This position requires someone who can exercise discretion, best judgment, and has solid journalistic/ethical skills
• Must have strong organizational skills
• Must be extremely flexible to work different shifts throughout the year

Jon Levy
Interim News Director
WCJB-TV20
6220 NW 43rd Street
Gainesville, FL 32653

Or email tv20jobs@wcjb.com