NEWS PRODUCER

WMTV, Madison, Wisconsin’s Gray Television owned NBC affiliate, is looking for a News Producer who is ready to join the market’s #1 station and ready to work in a brand new facility that hosts cutting-edge technology.

The ideal candidate will have experience producing compelling newscasts in a competitive market and will possess excellent writing skills, solid news judgment and be creative when it comes to using graphics and video.

Duties will include producing newscasts, gathering and researching stories, writing and posting web content and video along with posting to social media.

A microwave/satellite live truck and three TVU packs, a versatile news set and a great graphics package will all help you tell compelling stories.

Qualifications include:
- Excellent writing skills, news judgment and ethics
- Driven to develop original news content
- Understands digital/social media platforms and strategy
- Produces with urgency and immediacy
- Strong work ethic, organizational and leadership skills
- Integrity, accountability, teamwork
-Broadcast journalism experience, media-related bachelor’s degree and clean driving record.

ABOUT US

WMTV-TV NBC15 is owned by Gray Television, Inc. Madison is market 81 and an easy, two-hour drive to Chicago and approximately five hours from the Twin Cities. We are only 1.5 hours from Milwaukee, home to Summerfest and Lake Michigan. Madison is home to the University of Wisconsin and is often at the top of many lists for best places to live. In January 2018, Madison was recognized as one of the best small cities in America by National Geographic Traveler for our love of the outdoor lifestyle and green living.

TO APPLY

Pre-employment and random drug testing are a condition of employment. You must possess a valid driver’s license and have a good driving record. To apply, go to gray.tv/careers and click the “search jobs by business.” You will find our open positions under “WMTV.” Be sure to include your resume, cover letter and link to your demo reel / writing samples.

No phone calls, please. NBC15 is a drug free workplace and an equal opportunity employer. Gray Television, Inc. participates in E-Verify.