Associate Producer, The List at The E.W. Scripps Company in Phoenix, Arizona

Posted in General Business 4 days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:

Scripps is hiring an Associate Producer for The List in Phoenix, AZ. The Associate Producer will be responsible for gathering, writing and editing content for The List, a fast-paced, national, daily news-lifestyle pop culture show. Extensive knowledge of current trends in pop culture, lifestyle, consumer, travel, social media is preferred.  The Associate Producer must have some understanding of production within an entertainment-news environment.

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WHAT YOU'LL DO:


  • Pitch, develop, book, produce and write short form broadcast segments on a weekly basis.


  • Work with talent and photographer both in studio and in the field to produce content for The List.


  • Responsible for delivering quick-turn, high-priority segments on tight deadlines.


  • Copy edit scripts and work with production personnel to collaborate and refine the elements necessary to meet all quality standards and time requirements.


  • Works with post editors on final production.


  • Perform additional duties as assigned.


WHAT YOU'LL NEED:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or Communications or equivalent experience.


  • 2+ years of broadcast experience is preferred.


WHAT YOU'LL BRING:


  • Passion for media and dynamic storytelling.


  • Writes clearly for television.


  • Ability to multi-task in dynamic, high pressure, deadline-driven, content-driven, and technology-intensive environment.


  • Self-driven and able to easily communicate creative ideas and collaborate in a team environment.


  • Must be a team player and work effectively in a fast-paced environment.


  • Must have solid social media experience and be well-connected.


ABOUT SCRIPPS:

The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) is a diversified media company focused on creating a better-informed world. As the nation’s fourth-largest local TV broadcaster, Scripps serves communities with quality, objective local journalism and operates a portfolio of 61 stations in 41 markets. Scripps’ national networks reach nearly every American through the news outlets Court TV and Newsy and popular entertainment brands ION, Bounce, Grit, Laff and Court TV Mystery. Scripps is the nation’s largest holder of broadcast spectrum. Scripps runs an award-winning investigative reporting newsroom in Washington, D.C., and is the longtime steward of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps has held for decades to the motto, “Give light and the people will find their own way.”

As an equal employment opportunity employer, The E.W. Scripps Company and its affiliates do not discriminate in its employment decisions on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender, color, religion, age, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, citizenship or national origin, and military membership or veteran status, or on any other basis which would be in violation of any applicable federal, state or local law. Furthermore, the company will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship for the company.