WEEK-TV and HOI-TV in Peoria, Illinois, are looking for an Associate Producer.
Associate Producers work with the newscast producers to help produce our newscasts. They also may cover news stories in the field or shoot sports highlights. WEEK and HOI together produce nine newscasts per day, Monday through Friday and seven newscasts combined on the weekends. The Associate Producers assist the producers with writing, editing and timing out our newscasts. Responsibilities Include non-linear editing of news stories, operation of the newsroom computer system, and running the Teleprompter during newscasts. The Associate Producers also will be trained In the operation of news camera equipment, driving news vehicles and conducting interviews In the field.
High school diploma required, B.S. or B.A. in Television Production or related field or be pursuing such a degree is preferred.
Experience with non-linear editing equipment is preferred.
This is an entry-level, part-time position for someone who wants to get into the broadcasting business and seeks advancement opportunities. We seek individuals who are dependable, energetic, organized, inquisitive and work well with others.
Work shift could be morning or evenings, weekends and holidays.
Please send a resume along with a letter of interest to Perry Boxx, WEEK-TV, 2907 Springfield Road, East Peoria, IL 61611 or firstname.lastname@example.org.