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News - Sports Producer/Photographer - WBAY

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WBAY - Green Bay, WI

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ABOUT GRAY TELEVISION: Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better. We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business. ABOUT WBAY: WBAY-TV is the market-leading ABC affiliate in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The station won 3 Edward R. Murrow Awards in 2017, including Overall Excellence. Our news department produces 31 ½ hours of news each week. Wbay.com is the number one news and information website in all of NE Wisconsin. JOB SUMMARY: WBAY-TV in Green Bay, Wisconsin, is looking for an experienced Sports Producer to join our team. Come work in Titletown and cover the most storied franchise in the NFL, the Green Bay Packers. You will be working with the best sports team in the market. You'll be primarily responsible for shooting sporting events in NE Wisconsin, editing video, as well as producing sportscasts, and prime-time specials, including NFL Draft and Training Camp shows, as well as Cover 2, our Sunday night show during Packers season. Familiarity with TVU, Dejero and ENG/SNG remotes is a plus. GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES: -Enterprising ideas for original, impactful and compelling local sports content for all platforms -Covering breaking, event and enterprise stories daily. -Shooting video, including sporting events, interviews and human interest stories. -Producing daily sportscasts, and seasonal and weekly sports specials. -Strategizing with news management and the sports director on promotable content. -Must be able to shoot and edit content for on-air and online use -Using social media to promote content, drive engagement, find sources and stories

Requirements:

• At least 2 years working at a TV station with a strong news department or a digital, multi-platform news operation • Excellent conversational writing and communication skills • Experience in web and graphic design software, digital publishing applications and multi-media production software • Experience digital content management systems, shooting video and Edius Video editing • Knowledge of media production, communication and dissemination techniques and methods

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Please apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.