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Associate Producer, The List

The E.W. Scripps Company
Phoenix, AZ 85003
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Primary Purpose

The Associate Producer will be responsible for assisting in 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.

Key Activities

  • Works closely with producers to punch up segments

  • Guide editors to enhance a segments look and feel

  • Liaison withsegment producers and marketing producers to ensure that all package elements are available and downloaded at the time of edit

  • Maintain the edit schedule

  • Assist Producers in finding sound bites and b-roll relevant to their packages

  • Assist in photo searches as needed

  • Frequently participate in creative brainstorming sessions to generate highly creative, unexpected and breakout ideas

  • Execute time-sensitive decisions

  • Perform additional duties as assigned


Education & Experience

  • Bachelors degree in Journalism or Communications or equivalent experience
  • 2+ years of broadcast experienceis preferred.

Skills & Abilities

  • Passion for mediaand 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) advances understanding of the world through journalism. As the nation's fourth-largest independent TV station owner, Scripps operates 60 television stations in 42 markets. Scripps empowers the next generation of news consumers with its multiplatform news network Newsy and reaches growing audiences through broadcast networks including Bounce and Court TV. Shaping the future of storytelling through digital audio, Scripps owns top podcast company Stitcher and Triton, the global leader in technology and measurement services. 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, 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 undue hardship for the company.




Posted: 2020-02-01 Expires: 2020-03-01

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