WHIO-TV, the number one CBS affiliate in the country, is seeking a Writer/Producer to create compelling spots and campaigns that drive audiences across our TV, radio, and digital platforms. Candidate must be a strong copywriter, a creative editor, and master of motion graphics and DSLR videographer who can produce a spot from beginning to end, and work well independently. Must be detail-oriented, have strong organizational skills, and be highly collaborative. If you're inspired by beautiful commercials, driven by great creative, and take pride in your excellent production skills send your resume and a link to your demo. Applicants must include a demo link to be considered for the position.
Conceive, write, produce, and finalize promos for TV, digital, radio and other projects, as assigned.
Must be able to finish projects for air, with minimum supervision
Create research-driven promos based on input from management
Interact professionally with internal clients. Represent the creative department with the highest quality production projects and professionalism
Gain a full understanding of projects and give input for creative solutions
Offer innovative and creative ideas that add value to all video projects
Seek input while managing projects to assure deadlines are met
Multi-task effectively, working quickly and accurately in a fast-paced environment
What we look for
Must be organized, detailed and have excellent communication skills
Must have good work ethic and strong problem solving skills
Must write scripts effectively, creatively and accurately
Ability to demonstrate a high level of creativity under tight deadlines
May be responsible for other duties, as assigned
Punctual, regular and consistent attendance
Skilled in audio production, editing, videography, lighting and motion graphics
Edit on Avid, Premiere, or Final Cut
Graphic design in After Effects, Photoshop. 3D knowledge a plus.
Experience/Education requirements: Bachelor's Degree in communications, video production, journalism or 2 years equivalent work experience.
About us: WHIO-TV is the #1 ranked CBS affiliate in the country. Our Emmy Award-winning creative department promotes and supports one of the most dominant news operations in all of broadcasting with topical promotion, image marketing, and graphic design. We work in a large modern facility set on a beautiful campus overlooking downtown Dayton, and our building includes a state-of-the-art studio and modern gym. It is the headquarters for Cox Media Group Ohio and is home to our television station, radio stations, and digital brands. Together we share a common vision to support our brands in unique and innovative ways. For our team, that means creating amazing spots, videos, and animations using the best cameras, programs and production tools available.
COX MEDIA GROUP IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.