Overview WGN-TV is currently seeking a Part-Time Floor Director/Production Assistant.
Responsibilities Responsible for providing support to the director in the production of live broadcasts and live to tape programs. This includes the preparation and distribution of scripts, rundown manipulation, add and change VizRT graphics and clip coordination in non-linear production systems. Includes segment timing, floor direction and managing studio floor activities for live and recorded programming. Accountable for interfacing and communicating all technical and staging requirements between producers and production directors.
Qualifications Bachelor's Degree in Communications or related field preferred. Two or more years professional experience in television production, preferably in News. Excellent organizational and communication skills.
Demonstrate excellent judgment and timely decision-making in a dynamic and fluid live News production environment. . Works well as a member of a team.
Personal computer skills required, particularly some kind of Non-Linear Newsroom Production system. Must be willing to work mornings, nights, weekends and holidays. Background check will be required.
Equal Opportunity Employer
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