• Floor Director/Production Assistant Part-Time

    Location US-IL-Chicago
    Posted Date 2 months ago(6/12/2018 6:48 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-47489
    Category
    Production and Programming
  • 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

     

     

    Apply On-line: Please go to http://www.tribunemedia.com/careers/ and search for keyword “Floor Director/Production Assistant Part-Time”.

    Company Info

    Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com.

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