Lifestyle Entertainment Show Co-Host ProducerApply
Position Purpose: We’re seeking a talented, charismatic and experienced Co-host/Producer for our Lifestyle/Entertainment show, Pittsburgh Today Live. This person will provide a creative, compelling energetic delivery in studio and live in the field, bringing entertainment / pop / news / local interest stories to our viewers. You will work both in-studio and live in the field conducting interviews with local and national celebrities in addition to writing and producing lifestyle-based content. You must be a team player, with top presentation skills and a can-do attitude to produce current content for our morning broadcast and social networking sites. In addition to anchoring and producing, the Co-host/Producer will help drive local programing.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Perform on-air hosting/reporting duties both in studio and live in the field in an engaging manner
Be able to discuss issues of the day, using reliable, compelling content to attract and entertain our target audience.
Conceptualize story/segment ideas for daily programming
Arrange interviews with people who can provide information about stories
Collaborate to write, produce and shoot segments
Foster and maintain relationships and network sources for future stories
Interact and engage with viewers/users on social media sites
Write stories for web and social media sites
Turn content into news packages for later programming when applicable
Perform special projects and other duties as assigned
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:
Qualified candidate must have effective oral and written communication abilities and strong interpersonal skills.
College degree preferred.