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TITLE:Promotion Writer/Producer

DEPARTMENT:Creative Services

STATION:KING 5 TV

STATUS:Regular Full Time


If you crave collaboration, daydream about copy lines and edit transitions, and recognize a clear marketing vision is the foundation for excellent creative, contact us. We re looking for a self-directing, experienced, multi-tasking Creative Services Writer/Producer to join the team at a station with a national reputation for quality news and expansive local programming. The team creates news topical, special reports, image and proof-of-performance promotion for KING 5, KONG TV (an independent duopoly), and NWCN (a 24-hour regional news network, and multiple digital platforms including a top rated website, the most engaged social media audience in the market, and digital broadcast channels (Live Well Network).

Brief Description of Duties:


A week s work could include topical promotion for news and local programming, producing a spot for targeted news reports, supporting your message on social media, and writing and/or shooting a community promo involving agencies or clients. Add in online, print, radio and cable support at various times of the year as well as schedule flexibility to support a station producing more than 8 hours of news each day. Responsibilities include conceptual development, writing, obtaining voice over or on-camera reads and music, producing visuals ranging from original shooting to coordination of custom graphics with the Design department and editing or overseeing the final edit.

Qualifications:


College degree in communications or related field and minimum 3 years experience in promotions/marketing preferred. Must have demonstrated excellent writing, editing and conceptual producing skills. The right candidate will have experience editing multiple digital video formats using Final Cut Pro (or equivalent non-linear system) under tight deadlines. Proficiency using Apple and Adobe CS software for graphics, audio sweetening and DVD authoring is strongly desired. Pluses a background in photography and/or knowledge of iNews and XDNews.

KING TV is a subsidiary of Belo Corp. Belo is one of the top media companies in the country and provides a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance and 401(k).

Send a copy of your resume, a cover letter, and a non-returnable Beta, CD, DVD, or online demo to:

HUMAN RESOURCES #K12R28
KING 5 TELEVISION
333 DEXTER AVE N.
SEATTLE, WA 98109

King 5 Television is an equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V

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