Work closely with Creative Services Director and Promotion Manager to conceive, write, produce, and edit compelling on-air promos and image campaigns either independently or as a team. Work in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment and ensure that assigned projects are delivered on time. Push the creative envelope to new heights while adhering to brand guidelines. Produce client sponsored promotional content, as assigned.
Lafayette – 70506
Minimum 3 years of on-air promotion experience as a writer/producer/editor for a local station or cable network working in a news environment
Must have ability to work daytime hours regularly and flexible hours including weekends when needed
Must have a valid driver’s license
Must be able to provide a reel of work examples — include a web address with your resume or cover letter.
Strong non-linear editing skills
Extensive knowledge and proven experience in Adobe editing software.
Passion for strong image and promotion writing
Possess strong video production skills utilizing Sony, Canon, and Blackmagic Cameras
Working knowledge of lighting and audio gear
Possess excellent communication, presentation, organization and time management skills with the ability to prioritize multiple tasks
Must have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to successfully interact with all departments
Knowledge of DaVinci Resolve and Video Copilot plug-ins is a plus
The Promotions Producer must be able to stand, sit, operate a motor vehicle, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, work outdoors in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.
In addition, the Promotions Producer must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 50 pounds, and be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls for extended periods of time. Repetitive movements are required. Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.
***** EOE/MINORITIES/FEMALES/VETERANS/DISABLED *****
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