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CBS Corporation Producer in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Producer

REF#: 35570

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: Minneapolis, MN

ABOUT US:

CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).

DESCRIPTION:

Dynamic producer to passionately lead a team of anchors, reporters, photographers, editors and other journalists.Appreciates the power of pictures, people and pacing.Creates great TV and helps to collaborate on content for digital platforms every day.Understands the importance of executing strong breaking news and weather coverage.Always has ideas and creates moments to showcase news/weather and sports anchors.Work closely with news managers to evaluate value-added content for the changing audience.Use video, live pictures, graphics, props, social media, anchor involvement and the other tools of television to deliver meaningful, memorable and distinctive news.Writes memorable copy on tight deadlines.Ensure newscast’s timeliness, accuracy, fairness, quality and compliance with all FCC requirements and CBS standards.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required:

  • Minimum two years’ experience as a producer in commercial television news.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism or Communications required.

Preferred:

  • iNews, Tagboard, Ross Overdrive

  • Naturally curious and competitive leader; strong organizational and communication skills, conversational writing, as well as effectiveness working in teams and on tight deadlines.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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