Commercial Producer/Technical Director

October 8, 2021

Company Name:
News-Press & Gazette Company

Title of Position:
Commercial Producer/Technical Producer

Description:
News-Press TV, LLC a cluster of television stations consisting of CBS, NBC, FOX, The CW, Telemundo and a 24/7 News and Weather channel in St. Joseph, MO, is accepting applications for a Commercial Producer/ Technical Director. Duties include script writing, electronic field production, video postproduction (Premier Suite) and the ability to work closely with sales representatives and clients to produce commercials for television. This position also includes the technical directing of our weekend newscast. We will train the successful candidate on the directing part of this position.

Ideal applicant should have a Bachelors Degree and/or equivalent and at least one year’s experience in video production. Familiarity with non-linear editing, computer graphics and animation programs is preferred.

Applicant should possess above average mobility due to the following position requirements: climb ladders; carry equipment long distances; facilitate on-location field production without assistance; and the capability to lift up to 50 pounds. A valid driver’s license or the ability to obtain one is required, along with an acceptable driving record and adequate vehicle insurance. Candidate must pass a drug test and background check.

News-Press TV offers a competitive compensation package, extensive training with growth potential and a quality benefit package.

Demo tape and references are helpful at time of application, but must be made available upon request.

NPTV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Link to Application:
https://recruiting.adp.com/srccar/public/RTI.home?c=1059541&d=External-Corporate&r=5000780516006&_fromPublish=true#/

Name of Contact:
Tim Sportsman

Email Address of Contact:
tim.sportsman@npgco.com