Associate Producer - Temporary
CBS Business Unit: CBS Television Stations
Job Type: Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: Miami, FL, 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.).
CBS4 WFOR-TV in Miami has an opening for an Associate Producer/Writer who can work with Producer and Executive Producer on formatting and execution of broadcasts; participate in story meetings; check wire for news of interest; write stories assigned by Producer or Executive Producer; operate teleprompter for live newscasts; conduct interviews as assigned by Executive Producer; field produce live remotes as assigned; log video and news conferences when necessary; act as contact with reporters in field doing live shots; working knowledge of libel, slander and personal attack laws; perform other duties which may be assigned.
Applicants must have broadcast writing courses at college level. One year television news writing experience. Understanding of computer systems in newsroom. Two years college.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled