Multi-Media Producer

Location Washington, District of Columbia Job Number 177512 Brand CMG Washington News Bureau

Description

The Cox Media Group Washington Bureau is looking for an aggressive and enterprising producer. We’re looking for an investigative story generator, someone with a strong editorial background and thorough knowledge of Capitol Hill and the inner workings of D.C. This leader will help to manage the day-to-day operations in the newsroom.
Responsibilities include making editorial decisions, handling script approvals and developing top-notch hard news stories alongside reporters. This person will be expected to enterprise unique and local story ideas for our ten markets on a regular basis, while contributing content for the TV, Digital and Radio platforms. This includes writing broadcast scripts, web stories and doing on-air radio reports. They may also need to shoot video and edit at times to help with the daily demands. We’re looking for someone who has impeccable news judgement, is detail-oriented, organized, able to juggle many tasks and works well under deadlines. The ideal candidate is aggressive about covering news in all formats and an enthusiastic, self-motivated team player with excellent people skills, able to take on just about any role.

Qualifications

*Local news experience and investigative background are highly encouraged.
*Minimum of five years’ experience required.
Please send a resume and email cover letter to CMG.DC@coxinc.com


About Cox Media Group

Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company. The company’s operations currently include 14 broadcast television stations and one local cable channel, more than 60 radio stations, six daily newspapers and more than a dozen non-daily publications; and more than 100 digital sites and services, like Rare.us, Clark.com, Dawg Nation, SEC Country, Hookem.com, and All22. Additionally, CMG operates the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps - the country’s biggest television rep firm - Gamut, and Videa. CMG currently operates in more than 20 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly, including more than 31 million TV viewers, more than 3.5 million newspaper readers, and more than 14 million radio listeners. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.



Organization: Cox Media Group

Primary Location: US-DC-Washington-400 N Capitol St NW

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing