Independence Television Inc (WDRB)

624 W. Muhammad ali blvd.
louisville , KY

TV News Producer

Independence Television Inc (WDRB)
louisville, KY Full-time
Posted on February 8, 2019

WDRB-TV: is the Number One local news source in Louisville providing news from the strongest journalism team.  We cover Louisville Weather, News, Kentucky and Indiana news, headlines, weather, traffic, and sports.

WDRB has been named as one of the Best Places to Work in Kentucky for 8 consecutive years and we are looking to grow our news family.

We are looking for an experienced TV News Producer to lead our top-rated evening newscast.

Daily responsibilities include:

  • Making decisions on news coverage
  • Building creative rundowns
  • Writing scripts
  • Approving reporters’ stories
  • Boothing an hour-long live show from the control room
  • Individual may also assist on assignment desk and write stories for WDRB.com

Requirements:

  • Candidates must have strong writing and decision-making skills
  • Be creative
  • Work well under pressure
  • Previous producing experience and strong social media skills
  • Knowledge of iNews and Avid is helpful

This producer will work closely with a team of dedicated reporters and photographers, an EP and several co-producers, a six-person sports department, a team of drone pilots and more. Culture is very important, so candidate must be a team player with a positive attitude. 

Email resume and links to Barry Fulmer, Vice President, Director of News at bfulmer@wdrb.com or send to:

Barry Fulmer 
Vice President, Director of News
WDRB
624 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd.
Louisville, KY 40203